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What does XMM-Newton stand for?
XMM-Newton stands for X-Ray Multi-Mirror Mission
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Most of the new conclusions trace to data gathered by two satellites, NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and the European Space Agency's X-ray Multi-Mirror Mission (XMM)-Newton observatory.
Last December, the European Space Agency launched the X-ray Multi-Mirror Mission (XMM)--Newton observatory, which has a lower resolution but can see dimmer objects than Chandra can.