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UW-Whitewater alumnus takes over NASA observatory program

UW-Whitewater alumnus takes over NASA observatory program

Pat Slane explains the parts of a supernova remnant seen in an image from the Chandra X-Ray Observatory, a NASA satellite. Aspects of the supernova, such as the neutron star Slane is pointing to, have been discovered only with the help of Chandra. In September, Slane, a UW-Whitewater alumnus, was named director of the observatory’s X-ray center. WHITEWATER When Pat Slane graduated from...

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