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There's a mystery in our universe's expansion rate and the Hubble Space Telescope is on the case

There’s a mystery in our universe’s expansion rate and the Hubble Space Telescope is on the case

Scientists have a new, more accurate, measurement of the expansion of the universe thanks to decades worth of data from the Hubble Space Telescope. The new analysis of data from the 32-year-old Hubble Space Telescope continues the observatory’s longstanding quest to better understand how quickly the universe expands, and how much that expansion is accelerating. …

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Chipmaker NXP considers Austin for $2.6 billion expansion, up to 800 new jobs

Chipmaker NXP considers Austin for $2.6 billion expansion, up to 800 new jobs

In a move that could add even more fuel to the booming Central Texas high-tech sector, chipmaker NXP Semiconductors is considering a $2.6 billion expansion in Austin that would create up to 800 jobs. The potential expansion is the latest big project for which the Austin area is in the running. Tech firm Applied Materials …

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