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Astronomers find complex organic molecules in space

...easier time starting than we thought before," astronomer Sun Kwok said Wednesday at a national meeting of the American Astronomical Society. Kwok, of the University of Calgary, Canada, said a study by the Infrared Space Observatory showed that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/14/tec_279333.shtml
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Astronomers find oldest, most distant galaxy clusters

...billion years after the birth of the cosmos. The finding, to be presented this week at a meeting of the American Astronomical Society, suggests that the raw materials needed to create life may have formed far earlier than astronomers once...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/06/liv_400024.shtml
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Capsules

...shift similar to the El Nino weather phenomenon on Earth, Dr. Haber reported last week at a meeting of the American Astronomical Society. Fishing for clues The discovery of bacteria living on jellyfish in the Gulf of Mexico could help scientists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/13/liv_343664.shtml
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Scientists becoming more optimistic about life past Earth

...conditions," Bruce M. Jakosky, a University of Colorado planetary scientist, said at a meeting of the American Astronomical Society. "There is a remarkable change among scientists from just 20 years ago." In this solar system alone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/15/tec_241986.shtml
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No luck yet in search for extraterrestrial signals

...been found as yet, but we are still searching," Sabine A. Airieau, a Berkeley team member, told the American Astronomical Society's national meeting. "We believe it is a worthwhile project." The Berkeley survey, called the Search...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/10/tec_230615.shtml
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Astronomers find new class of starlike objects

...century-old system of classifying stars based on their chemistry and temperature. J. Davy Kirkpatrick told the American Astronomical Society that he and his colleagues discovered that some objects have a surface temperature three times lower than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/11/tec_230697.shtml
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A provocative theory on ozone and stars

...Telescope Science Institute astronomer Jesus Maiz-Apellaniz reported his studies on the cluster before the American Astronomical Society in Washington on Monday. He's found that the cluster is an active region of large, short-lived stars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/12/tec_332643.shtml
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Telescope captures new views of the universe

...Chandra science team. Reports on studies by the Chandra were delivered Friday at the national meeting of the American Astronomical Society. Canizares said the Chandra shows that ring-like structures loaded with chemical elements were hurled out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/16/tec_279722.shtml
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Astronomers find evidence of galaxies colliding

...William Keel, a University of Alabama astronomer who presented the study Tuesday at the national meeting of the American Astronomical Society in Atlanta. Astronomers have long known that spiral galaxies such as the Milky Way lose the clouds of gas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/07/met_400152.shtml
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Astronomers chase new theory of 'ghost galaxies'

...stars, John Kormendy of the University of Hawaii said Wednesday. Speaking at the national meeting of the American Astronomical Society, Kormendy said there may be more of the small, dense galaxies than the bright, giant galaxies. They could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/07/tec_249528.shtml
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