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American Scientist

Big Data Takes on the Universe: Exoplanets, citizen science, supernovas, dark matter, galaxies, diamond worlds

Astronomers employ computational techniques to manage the ever-increasing flood of data from state-of-the-art ground- and space-based observatories. (Cover design and illustration by Barbara Aulicino and Tom Dunne. Galaxy based on spiral galaxy Messier 101; image courtesy of NASA, ESA, CXC, SSC, and STScI.) Read this issue

September–October 2018

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