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Found 27 articles associated to the institution Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Kavli IPMU).
 
Unravelling the mystery of black hole formation [Asia Research News 2018 feature]
11-May-2018

Supersonic gas streams left over from the Big Bang likely gave rise to early massive black holes.

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Farthest star ever seen in the Universe detected
2-April-2018

An international team of researchers including the Kavli IPMU have observed the most distant individual star, 9 billion light years from Earth.

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Tiny particles hint at universe's puzzling imbalance [Asia Research News 2018 feature]
5-March-2018

New data has provided further evidence that could explain an imbalance between the two main types of matter in the universe.

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Rare first moment of stellar explosion captured by amateur astronomer
23-February-2018

An amateur astronomer testing his new camera captures the moment a supernova became visible in the night sky, which has helped an international team of researchers to test their theory about the beginning stages of a stellar explosion.

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Violent helium reaction on white dwarf surface triggers supernova explosion
5-October-2017

An international research team has used the Hyper Suprime-Cam on the Subaru Telescope in Hawaii to find a Type Ia supernova not long after its explosion. They are the first to find solid evidence about what triggered the star to explode, which will contribute to a further understanding of supernova history and behavior.

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