2010-Jul-26: A painting of the VERITAS site, presented to Trevor Weekes by the artist Art Dahlstrand (photo credit: Steve Criswell).

 

                                                                                 VERITAS painting presentation

 

Here's a close-up of the painting (photo credit: Steve Criswell); click on the picture for a larger image. 

                                                                            Dahl Strand painting

 

 


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2010-Jun-10: An update on recent VERITAS SNR and PWN results, including the discovey of VHE emission from Tycho's Supernova Remnant (G120.1+1.4). 

 

 

 


 

2010-Apr-09: VERITAS & MAGIC jointly publish an Astronomers' Telegram announcing strong flaring in VHE gamma rays from the AGN M87.

Astronomer's Telegram here .

 


 

2010-Mar-17: VERITAS published an Astronomers' Telegram announcing the discovery of VHE emission from 1FGL J0648.8+1516

Astronomer's Telegram here .

 


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The VERITAS M82 result (see here) was widely noted in the scientific press: 

CERN Courier story here

Physicstoday.org story here

Research.gov story here

CfA (Harvard-Smithsonian Centre for Astrophysics) press release here