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  • NASA's Swift detects possible birth of black hole (category Swift Gamma-Ray Burst Mission)
    detected and imaged its first gamma-ray burst, one of the most powerful explosions to occur in the universe. The burst was in the midst of exploding as
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  • Astronomers witness supernova (category Swift Gamma-Ray Burst Mission)
    explosion known to scientists, which consists of a gamma-ray burst or an x-ray blast. Scientists say that bursts signal the beginning of a star's death. Swift
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  • This is the category for the Swift Gamma-Ray Burst Mission, a NASA satellite. Refresh this list to see the latest articles. 24 April 2014: Astronomers
    7 members (0 subcategories, 0 files) - 16:01, 29 April 2014
  • Swift satellite goes fully on-line (category Swift Gamma-Ray Burst Mission)
    on line, is now fully functional for the mission's 2 year quest for gamma-ray bursts. The UVOT was tested on the Pinwheel Galaxy (M101). "After many
    2 KB (263 words) - 14:10, 29 April 2014
  • New comet to be visible to naked eye for several days (category Swift Gamma-Ray Burst Mission)
    Monday, February 23, 2009  Space Related articles 31 October 2015: NASA releases complete image of Pluto's crescent 9 October 2015: After Mars,
    3 KB (470 words) - 21:21, 12 November 2014
  • Swift mission measures distance to star explosions (category Swift Gamma-Ray Burst Mission)
    Swift, five months into its mission it measured the distance to two gamma-ray bursts (GRB), back to back, from opposite parts of the sky. The GRB's are
    4 KB (628 words) - 14:10, 29 April 2014
  • Space Related articles 31 October 2015: NASA releases complete image of Pluto's crescent 9 October 2015: After Mars, NASA announces water ice on Pluto
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  • First supernova seen during explosion breakout (category Swift Gamma-Ray Burst Mission)
    Array in New Mexico. The primary task of SWIFT is rapid detection of gamma ray bursts, and because of their short duration the observatory requires constant
    3 KB (352 words) - 14:16, 29 April 2014