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Astronomy

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Distant 'Heavy Metal' Gas Planet Cranks It Out

UMD Astronomer Helps Discover First Known Planet Hot Enough to Eject Heavy Elements Into Space

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Mars' moons Phobos and Deimos

UMD-led Team Awarded $7.3M to Study Moons, Asteroids for Future Human Exploration

Team One of Eight Selected to Participate in NASA Program

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Alchemist painting

Op/Ed: What AI Researchers Can Learn From Alchemists and Astrologists

Human-Computer Interaction Pioneer Urges Focus on Enhancing, Not Mimicking, Human Abilities

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Binary star system

Track Changes—in Space

UMD Astronomers Contribute to Discoveries With New Facility Monitoring Sky for “Transients”

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Black hole

UMD-Led Team Maps “Light Echoes” of Black Hole

Findings Give New Insight Into How Material Is Pulled Into Gravitational Singularity

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Exoplanet

In Search of Other Earths

Astronomer Co-authors National Report on Strategy to Study Far-off Planets

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