astrophysics News


Mission Press Releases

  • MSU astronomers discovered supermassive black hole in an ultracompact dwarf galaxy
    Lomonosov Moscow State University - Tuesday, August 14, 2018
    Posted on: 8/14/2018 3:07:18 PM PDT

  • Pairs of small colliding galaxies may seed future stars
    Columbia University - Thursday, August 9, 2018
    Posted on: 8/9/2018 10:30:33 PM PDT

  • Observatory Receives Funds to Repair St. Croix Radio Telescope
    National Radio Astronomy Observatory - Tuesday, August 7, 2018
    Posted on: 8/7/2018 11:15:28 PM PDT

  • Submissions Open for David N. Schramm Science Journalism Award
    American Astronomical Society - Thursday, August 2, 2018
    Posted on: 8/2/2018 3:20:01 PM PDT

  • Possible death of the universe scenario proposed
    Kazan Federal University - Saturday, July 28, 2018
    Posted on: 7/28/2018 3:47:35 PM PDT

  • Black holes really just ever-growing balls of string, researchers say
    Ohio State University - Saturday, July 28, 2018
    Posted on: 7/28/2018 3:37:37 PM PDT

  • Galaxy outskirts likely hunting grounds for dying massive stars and black holes
    Rochester Institute of Technology - Saturday, July 28, 2018
    Posted on: 7/28/2018 3:33:28 PM PDT

  • French Consortium Joins Square Kilometre Array Radio Telescope Project
    Square Kilometer Array South Africa - Friday, July 27, 2018
    Posted on: 7/27/2018 7:03:02 PM PDT

  • Proposal for Interstellar Mapping Probe Awarded $496 Million Grant by NASA
    University of Alabama-Huntsville - Saturday, July 21, 2018
    Posted on: 7/21/2018 7:35:00 PM PDT

  • Study of high-energy neutrinos again proves Einstein right
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Monday, July 16, 2018
    Posted on: 7/16/2018 9:02:23 PM PDT

  • In Search of Dark Matter
    University of California-Riverside - Friday, July 13, 2018
    Posted on: 7/13/2018 7:36:36 PM PDT

  • Las Cumbres Observatory Receives Grant to Build Two New Telescopes
    Las Cumbres Observatory - Thursday, July 12, 2018
    Posted on: 7/12/2018 3:03:24 PM PDT

  • Could Gravitational Waves Reveal How Fast Our Universe Is Expanding?
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Thursday, July 12, 2018
    Posted on: 7/12/2018 3:02:14 PM PDT

  • Texas: Observatory, Oil and Gas Organizations Work to Protect Night Skies
    McDonald Observatory - Tuesday, July 10, 2018
    Posted on: 7/10/2018 2:06:51 PM PDT

  • Milky Way type dust particles discovered in a galaxy 11 billion light years from Earth
    University of Copenhagen - Tuesday, July 3, 2018
    Posted on: 7/3/2018 6:34:32 PM PDT

  • Old star clusters could have been the birthplace of supermassive stars
    University of Surrey - Thursday, June 21, 2018
    Posted on: 6/21/2018 11:24:09 PM PDT

  • Dutch Astronomers' Software Makes Supercomputer from Laptop
    NOVA - Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    Posted on: 6/19/2018 9:23:36 PM PDT

  • LIGO Laboratories to Be Designated Historical Sites
    American Physical Society - Thursday, June 14, 2018
    Posted on: 6/14/2018 12:54:32 PM PDT

  • The Hubble Space Telescope discovers the most distant star ever observed
    Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias - Friday, June 8, 2018
    Posted on: 6/8/2018 3:52:38 PM PDT

  • Scotland's Space Expertise Key to Gravitational Waves Study
    UK Space Agency - Friday, June 8, 2018
    Posted on: 6/8/2018 3:36:35 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Two decades of Exoplanetary Science with Adaptive Optics
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 7, 2018
    Posted on: 8/8/2018 1:06:58 AM PDT

  • NASA ​Astrophysics Explorers AO Community Announcement (Revised)
    NASA HQ - July 31, 2018
    Posted on: 7/31/2018 6:12:32 PM PDT

  • Four winters of photometry with ASTEP South at Dome C, Antarctica
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 31, 2018
    Posted on: 7/31/2018 5:53:21 PM PDT

  • Development in Astronomy and Space Science in Africa
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 6, 2018
    Posted on: 7/6/2018 3:14:12 PM PDT

  • NASA Astrophysics Explorers AO Community Announcement NNH18ZDA014L
    NASA HQ - June 13, 2018
    Posted on: 6/13/2018 8:45:18 PM PDT

  • A First Catalog of Variable Stars Measured by the Asteroid Terrestrial-impact Last Alert System (ATLAS)
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 10, 2018
    Posted on: 4/10/2018 9:27:18 PM PDT

  • The Gaia-WISE Extragalactic Astrometric Catalog
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 10, 2018
    Posted on: 4/10/2018 9:23:30 PM PDT

  • Artificial guide stars for adaptive optics using unmanned aerial vehicles
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 27, 2018
    Posted on: 3/28/2018 1:09:55 AM PDT

  • The VO: A powerful tool for global astronomy
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 21, 2018
    Posted on: 3/21/2018 4:49:10 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES Astrophysics programs due dates delayed
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - March 14, 2018
    Posted on: 3/14/2018 3:08:18 PM PDT

  • Merging the Astrophysics and Planetary Science Information Systems
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 12, 2018
    Posted on: 3/12/2018 9:18:50 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-18 Amendment 2: Final text for D.14 SOFIA 4th Gen Instrumentation
    NASA HQ - March 6, 2018
    Posted on: 3/6/2018 11:12:23 PM PDT

  • Astrophysics with New Horizons: Making the Most of a Generational Opportunity
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 28, 2018
    Posted on: 2/28/2018 2:53:04 PM PDT

  • The World Space Observatory Ultraviolet (WSO-UV), as a bridge to future UV astronomy
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 22, 2018
    Posted on: 2/22/2018 10:46:08 PM PDT

  • The consequences of a nearby supernova on the early Solar System
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 14, 2018
    Posted on: 2/14/2018 4:00:17 PM PDT

  • Cyberhubs: Virtual Research Environments for Astronomy
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 8, 2018
    Posted on: 2/8/2018 6:43:25 PM PDT

  • On the Availability of ESO Data Papers on arXiv/astro-ph
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 11, 2018
    Posted on: 1/12/2018 12:34:52 AM PDT

  • Wide Aperture Exoplanet Telescope: a low-cost flat configuration for a 100+ meter ground based telescope
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 8, 2018
    Posted on: 1/8/2018 2:53:57 PM PDT

  • Interstellar communication. VII. Benchmarking inscribed matter probes
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 2, 2018
    Posted on: 1/2/2018 2:43:44 PM PDT

  • Accurate photometry with digitized photographic plates of the Moscow collection
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - December 21, 2017
    Posted on: 12/21/2017 11:47:59 PM PDT