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News Release 216 of 1051

April 5, 2012 11:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2012-17

Space Astronomy Archive and Distant Supernova Are Named in Honor Of U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski


Image: Compass and Scale Image of Supernova Mikulski

Compass and Scale Image of Supernova Mikulski

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Object Name: SN Mikulski

Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration

Illustration Credit: NASA, ESA, and Z. Levay (STScI)

Image Credit: NASA, ESA, S. Faber (UCSC), A. Riess (JHU/STScI), S. Rodney (JHU), and the CANDELS team


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