astrophysics News


Mission Press Releases

  • Lithium in Ancient Star Gives New Clues for Big Bang Nucleosynthesis
    Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias - Wednesday, April 17, 2019
    Posted on: 4/17/2019 7:17:53 PM PDT

  • Explosion on Tiny Star 10 Times More Powerful Than Solar Flare
    University of Warwick - Wednesday, April 17, 2019
    Posted on: 4/17/2019 7:16:35 PM PDT

  • Astronomer Snezana Stanimirovic Named a 2019 Guggenheim Fellow
    University of Wisconsin-Madison - Sunday, April 14, 2019
    Posted on: 4/14/2019 9:05:59 PM PDT

  • Register Now: April 17 Town Hall Webinar for Upcoming Decadal Survey on Astronomy and Astrophysics
    National Academy of Sciences - Tuesday, April 9, 2019
    Posted on: 4/9/2019 9:05:28 PM PDT

  • NASA Awards 2019 Postdoctoral Fellowships
    Space Telescope Science Institute - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Posted on: 4/4/2019 2:26:17 PM PDT

  • The Standard Siren -- A Novel Idea Using Gravitational Waves
    University of California Santa Barbara - Tuesday, April 2, 2019
    Posted on: 4/2/2019 6:08:34 PM PDT

  • NSF press conference on first result from Event Horizon Telescope project
    National Science Foundation - Monday, April 1, 2019
    Posted on: 4/2/2019 1:21:57 AM PDT

  • New Compute Cluster to Find & Interpret Gravitational Waves
    Albert Einstein Institute - Friday, March 22, 2019
    Posted on: 3/22/2019 10:45:08 PM PDT

  • ICRAR: Volunteers Wanted to Help Unlock the Secrets of Our Universe
    International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) - Friday, March 22, 2019
    Posted on: 3/22/2019 10:30:06 PM PDT

  • LAD: 2019 Lab Astrophysics Dissertation Prize Goes to Cameron Mackie
    American Astronomical Society - Thursday, March 21, 2019
    Posted on: 3/21/2019 5:32:33 PM PDT

  • Physicists reveal why matter dominates universe
    Syracuse University - Thursday, March 21, 2019
    Posted on: 3/21/2019 4:55:35 PM PDT

  • CERN Approves Hunt for New Cosmic Particles at Large Hadron Collider
    University of California-Irvine - Tuesday, March 5, 2019
    Posted on: 3/5/2019 10:52:24 PM PDT

  • Researchers Tackle Mysteries of Dark Matter, Dark Energy
    University of Kansas - Tuesday, March 5, 2019
    Posted on: 3/5/2019 3:53:38 PM PDT

  • Stardust Grains Lead to New Model for Nova Eruptions
    Arizona State University - Friday, March 1, 2019
    Posted on: 3/1/2019 3:06:19 PM PDT

  • Testing Space-Based Gravitational Wave Detection
    American Physical Society - Friday, March 1, 2019
    Posted on: 3/1/2019 3:05:17 PM PDT

  • A High-Precision Test Bench for LISA Technology
    Albert Einstein Institute - Friday, March 1, 2019
    Posted on: 3/1/2019 3:04:32 PM PDT

  • Dark Matter May Be Hitting the Right Note in Small Galaxies
    Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe - Friday, March 1, 2019
    Posted on: 3/1/2019 3:01:33 PM PDT

  • Australia Designs Local Infrastructure for World's Largest Telescope
    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation - Tuesday, February 26, 2019
    Posted on: 2/26/2019 5:04:17 PM PDT

  • Media Invited to High-Energy Astrophysics Meeting, 17-21 March
    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics - Tuesday, February 26, 2019
    Posted on: 2/26/2019 5:03:02 PM PDT

  • Searching for Dark Matter with Ancient Minerals
    American Physical Society - Thursday, February 21, 2019
    Posted on: 2/21/2019 7:28:30 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Results from an Einstein@Home search for continuous gravitational waves from Cassiopeia A, Vela Jr. and G347.3
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 8, 2019
    Posted on: 4/8/2019 1:56:11 PM PDT

  • James Webb Space Telescope: Opportunity Nears to Provide Additional Assurance That Project Can Meet New Cost and Schedule Commitments
    Government Accountability Office - March 26, 2019
    Posted on: 3/26/2019 9:06:31 PM PDT

  • Modeling with the Crowd: Optimizing the Human-Machine Partnership with Zooniverse
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 20, 2019
    Posted on: 3/20/2019 3:50:33 PM PDT

  • GREENBURST: a commensal fast radio burst search back-end for the Green Bank Telescope
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 13, 2019
    Posted on: 3/14/2019 2:14:08 AM PDT

  • Critical, Strategic Importance of Adaptive Optics-Assisted Ground-Based Telescopes for the Success of Future NASA Exoplanet Direct Imaging Missions
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 13, 2019
    Posted on: 3/14/2019 2:13:35 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-18 Amendment 61: Second ADAP Opportunity in 2018 released
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - March 6, 2019
    Posted on: 2/6/2019 3:19:58 PM PDT

  • Cosmology from the Chinese Space Station Optical Survey (CSS-OS)
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 16, 2019
    Posted on: 1/16/2019 10:04:30 PM PDT

  • The Expanded Giant Metrewave Radio Telescope
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 7, 2019
    Posted on: 1/7/2019 3:55:01 PM PDT

  • Modular Inflatable Composites for Space Telescopes
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 3, 2019
    Posted on: 1/4/2019 1:04:00 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-18 Amendment 48: D.3 APRA Changes in Scope, Requirements, and Points of Contact
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - December 18, 2018
    Posted on: 12/18/2018 5:41:04 PM PDT

  • Spitzer Observations of Interstellar Object 1I/`Oumuamua
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - November 21, 2018
    Posted on: 11/21/2018 8:35:00 PM PDT

  • Draft NASA Astrophysics Explorers Program Solicitations Released for Community Comment
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - November 6, 2018
    Posted on: 11/6/2018 10:36:57 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-18 Amendment 32: D.10 NuSTAR GO Total Text Replacement
    NASA HQ - October 5, 2018
    Posted on: 10/5/2018 5:04:10 PM PDT

  • Radio Interferometers Larger than Earth: Lessons Learned and Forward Look of Space VLBI
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 2, 2018
    Posted on: 10/3/2018 2:15:20 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-18 Amendment 28: NICER GO Final Text
    NASA HQ - September 21, 2018
    Posted on: 9/21/2018 7:01:58 PM PDT

  • The Origins Space Telescope
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 21, 2018
    Posted on: 9/21/2018 7:00:09 PM PDT

  • Possible dwarf nova on the Digitized Sky Survey plates
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 10, 2018
    Posted on: 9/11/2018 1:50:24 AM PDT

  • Fast Radio Burst 121102 Pulse Detection and Periodicity: A Machine Learning Approach
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 10, 2018
    Posted on: 9/11/2018 1:49:34 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-18 Amendment 24: DRAFT B.13 DRIVE Science Center Call for Community Comment
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - September 7, 2018
    Posted on: 9/7/2018 7:36:21 PM PDT

  • Women Scientists Who Made Nuclear Astrophysics
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 5, 2018
    Posted on: 9/5/2018 1:47:14 PM PDT