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European project to investigate the origins of the universe takes flight

Posted on 11 August 2017 The Chemical Elements as Tracers of the Evolution of the Cosmos (ChETEC) Action is a multidisciplinary, pan-European network to further develop our understanding of the evolution of the universe.
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New Hot Jupiter marks the first collaborative exoplanet discovery

Posted on 18 July 2017 Researchers led by a team at Keele University have discovered a new ‘Hot Jupiter’ exoplanet.
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Atmosphere detected around an Earth-like planet

Posted on 28 April 2017 Astronomers at Keele University have detected an atmosphere around the super-Earth planet GJ 1132b
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Keele Astronomers Harvest Facility Time Awards

Posted on 18 January 2017 Keele's Astrophysics Department Win Telescope Time
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Keele University leads European project to trace the evolution of the universe

Posted on 16 November 2016 A researcher from Keele University has been successful in winning a European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) Action to lead a multidisciplinary, European network to trace the evolution of the universe.
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New Insight into Magnetic Field of Sun

Posted on 11 August 2016 Keele University astronomers have used data from NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory to make a discovery
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Astronomers detect five new 'hot Jupiters'

Posted on 18 February 2016 New discoveries by Keele astrophysicists
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Stardome scoops major award

Posted on 27 November 2015 Stardome project led by Rob Jeffries from the Astrophysics section of the School has been awarded Widening Participation/Outreach Initiative of the Year.
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National & International Facility time

Posted on 09 November 2015 Facility time awarded to Keele Staff and postgraduates.
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Keele astronomer discovers a black hole too large for its galaxy

Posted on 02 October 2015 Keele astronomer Jacco van Loon has used the 11-m aperture Southern African Large Telescope (SALT) to discover a supermassive black hole in the centre of a modest galaxy, SAGE0536AGN.