Chandra Digest (June 18) HOPS 383

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Jun 18, 2020, 12:58:54 PM6/18/20
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** HOPS 383: X-rays From a Newborn Star Hint at Our Sun's Earliest DaysA young protostar located about 1,400 light years from Earth.Read the article and rate the image at:

**Chandra Press Room: X-rays From a Newborn Star Hint at Our Sun's Earliest Days
Astronomers have reported the first detection of X-rays from the earliest phase of evolution of a star like our Sun.

**Chandra Blog: Gazing at the Youngest Star From Chile
As our guest blogger, we welcome Kenji Hamaguchi of the Center for Research and Exploration in Space Science & Technology and NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD. He is part of the team that made the discovery described in our latest press release on an X-ray flare from a very young Sun-like star.

**Chandra Blog: Astronomers Revisit First 'Einstein Ring' In Archival Data
Determined to find a needle in a cosmic haystack, a pair of astronomers time traveled through archives of old data from W. M. Keck Observatory on Mauankea in Hawaii and old X-ray data from NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory to unlock a mystery surrounding a bright, lensed, heavily obscured quasar.

**Chandra Podcast: A Tour of a Black Hole Outburst Caught on Video
Astronomers have caught a black hole hurling hot material into space at close to the speed of light.
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