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NASA's Chandra X-Ray Observatory Shuts Down, Just Days After The Hubble

Credit: Wochit Tech
Published on October 13, 2018 - Duration: 00:34s

NASA's Chandra X-Ray Observatory Shuts Down, Just Days After The Hubble

According to a report by Gizmodo, just days after the Hubble Space Telescope entered safe mode following a component failure, NASA announced that the Chandra X-Ray Observatory has now also shut down.

On Friday, the space agency reportedly said that an investigation into the incident was currently underway.

Gizmodo reports that the two telescopes allow researchers to see objects that include black holes, galaxies, supernovas, and quasars.

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