RadioAstron Observations of the Extremely Hot Heart of Quasar 3C 273

Bonn, Germany (SPX) Mar 30, 2016
The space mission RadioAstron employing a 10-meter radio telescope on board of the Russian satellite Spektr-R has revealed the first look at the finest structure of the radio emitting regions in the quasar 3C 273 at wavelengths of 18, 6, and 1.3 cm. These ground breaking observations have been made by an international research team with four of the largest radio telescopes on Earth, including th —> Read More