NASA Sounding Rocket Mission Seeks Source of X-rays Emanating From Inner Galaxy

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Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 13:00
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To human eyes, the night sky between the stars appears dark, the void of space. But X-ray telescopes capture a profoundly different view. Like a distant firework show, our images of the X-ray sky reveal a universe blooming with activity. They hint at yet unknown cosmic eruptions coming from somewhere deeper into our galaxy.