The findings come from the IRAM Plateau de Bure interferometer in the French Alps, NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer and NASA's Hubble Space Telescope.
What does WISE stand for?
WISE stands for Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer
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- Walk-In Synthetic Environment
- Washington Internships for Students of Engineering
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- Web Integrated Systems Engineering
- Web Intelligence Search Engine (US DoD)
- Web-based Integrated Science Environment
- Wellness for Independent Seniors (Women's College Hospital; Canada)
- Western Investigation & Security Enterprises, Inc.
- Wholesale Interservice Support Agreement
- Wilberforce Institute for the study of Slavery and Emancipation (UK)
- Windows Interface Source Environment (Microsoft)
- Windows of Information for Student Education (North Carolina)
- Wing In Surface Effect
- Winter Semester
- Wireless Signal Extraction (transportation; real-time traffic information)
- Wireless System Engineering
- Women in Science and Engineering
- Women In Search of Equity
- Women in Spinal Cord Evolution (Frederick, MD)
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NEOWISE stands for Near-Earth Object Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer.
NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) mission has led to a bonanza of newfound supermassive black holes and extreme galaxies called hot DOGs, or dust-obscured galaxies.
The US space agency said Monday its Spitzer Space Telescope and Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) had solved a mystery dating from 2,000 years ago when Chinese astronomers witnessed what turned out to be an exploding star.
Observations by Nasa's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or WISE, show they have found more than 90 per cent of the largest of these asteroids.
NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer recently discovered a star that emits less heat than the human body, with a temperature a record-low 80 degrees Farenheit.
NASA launched the Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, which carried an infrared telescope, in December 2009 to scan the cosmos in finer detail than previous missions.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] The Collin College physics students analyzed satellite images from the new Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE).