astrophysics News


Mission Press Releases

  • Black holes sometimes behave like conventional quantum systems
    SKOLKOVO INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (SKOLTECH) - Tuesday, November 5, 2019
    Posted on: 11/5/2019 11:33:00 PM PDT

  • How to spot a wormhole (if they exist)
    University at Buffalo - Wednesday, October 23, 2019
    Posted on: 10/23/2019 10:49:16 PM PDT


  • South African Astronomical Observatory - Thursday, October 17, 2019
    Posted on: 10/17/2019 4:59:55 PM PDT

  • Arecibo Observatory's Computing Power to Be Enhanced
    University of Central Florida - Thursday, October 17, 2019
    Posted on: 10/17/2019 4:57:21 PM PDT

  • Astronomer Receives Packard Fellowship to Pursue Black Hole Research
    University of Arizona - Tuesday, October 15, 2019
    Posted on: 10/15/2019 11:06:18 PM PDT

  • How do the strongest magnets in the universe form?
    University of Heidleberg - Wednesday, October 9, 2019
    Posted on: 10/9/2019 10:24:32 PM PDT

  • Exoplanet and cosmology discoveries awarded Nobel Prize in Physics
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, October 9, 2019
    Posted on: 10/9/2019 5:08:38 PM PDT

  • Scientists observe year-long plateaus in decline of type Ia supernova light curves
    Queens University Belfast - Tuesday, October 8, 2019
    Posted on: 10/8/2019 3:27:35 PM PDT

  • SwRI, international team use deep learning to create virtual 'super instrument'
    Southwest Research Institute - Tuesday, October 8, 2019
    Posted on: 10/8/2019 3:26:31 PM PDT

  • Rochester Institute of Technology Joins LSST Corporation
    Rochester Institute of Technology - Friday, October 4, 2019
    Posted on: 10/4/2019 11:38:12 PM PDT

  • Two Editorial Job Opportunities at Sky & Telescope
    Sky and Telescope - Wednesday, October 2, 2019
    Posted on: 10/2/2019 8:50:32 PM PDT

  • AAVSO: New Editor for Journal of Variable Star Astronomy
    American Association of Variable Star Observers (AAVSO) - Saturday, September 28, 2019
    Posted on: 9/28/2019 3:39:52 PM PDT

  • NSF Awards Cooperative Agreement for Management and Operations of its Green Bank Observatory
    National Science Foundation - Monday, September 23, 2019
    Posted on: 9/23/2019 3:01:53 PM PDT

  • ARIEL Exoplanet Mission Celebrates Citizen Science Launch
    Europlanet - Tuesday, September 17, 2019
    Posted on: 9/17/2019 5:52:27 PM PDT

  • Farinella Prize Awarded to Scott Sheppard & Chad Trujillo
    American Astronomical Society - Tuesday, September 17, 2019
    Posted on: 9/17/2019 5:44:16 PM PDT

  • KATRIN Cuts Mass Estimate for Elusive Neutrino in Half
    - Tuesday, September 17, 2019
    Posted on: 9/17/2019 5:37:10 PM PDT

  • American Astronomical Society "Super Bowl of Astronomy" in Honolulu, January 2020
    American Astronomical Society - Thursday, September 12, 2019
    Posted on: 9/13/2019 12:18:51 AM PDT

  • Ball Aerospace Delivers Lens Assembly to Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory for the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope
    Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp. - Thursday, September 12, 2019
    Posted on: 9/12/2019 9:53:51 PM PDT

  • Towering balloon-like features discovered near centre of the Milky Way
    University of Oxford - Wednesday, September 11, 2019
    Posted on: 9/11/2019 11:31:50 PM PDT

  • German Astronomical Society Announces Prize Awardees for 2019
    German Astronomical Society - Tuesday, September 10, 2019
    Posted on: 9/10/2019 7:55:10 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • The Growing Importance of a Tech Savvy Astronomy and Astrophysics Workforce
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 21, 2019
    Posted on: 10/21/2019 5:53:23 PM PDT

  • Twelve Years of Galaxy Zoo
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 21, 2019
    Posted on: 10/21/2019 5:51:40 PM PDT

  • ESA Voyage 2050 white paper -- Faint objects in motion: the new frontier of high precision astrometry
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 17, 2019
    Posted on: 10/18/2019 2:24:21 AM PDT

  • Canadian Astronomy on Maunakea: On Respecting Indigenous Rights
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 10, 2019
    Posted on: 10/10/2019 3:28:56 PM PDT

  • Canadian Investigations of the Interstellar Medium
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 10, 2019
    Posted on: 10/10/2019 3:26:56 PM PDT

  • Indigenizing the next decade of astronomy in Canada
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 9, 2019
    Posted on: 10/9/2019 3:20:47 PM PDT

  • High-redshift 21cm Cosmology in Canada
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 9, 2019
    Posted on: 10/9/2019 3:19:30 PM PDT

  • Strategic Scientific Plan for Gemini Observatory
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 23, 2019
    Posted on: 9/23/2019 3:56:10 AM PDT

  • The Keck Planet Imager and Characterizer: Demonstrating advanced exoplanet characterization techniques for future extremely large telescopes
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 11, 2019
    Posted on: 9/11/2019 8:32:57 PM PDT

  • ATLAS Probe: Breakthrough Science of Galaxy Evolution, Cosmology, Milky Way, and the Solar System
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 4, 2019
    Posted on: 9/4/2019 3:30:23 PM PDT

  • Searches for neutrinos from fast radio bursts with IceCube
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 4, 2019
    Posted on: 9/4/2019 3:27:57 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-19 Amendment 33: D.3 APRA and D.7 SAT Deferred to ROSES-2020
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - September 3, 2019
    Posted on: 9/3/2019 3:12:29 PM PDT

  • Micro-X Sounding Rocket: Transitioning from First Flight to a Dark Matter Configuration
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 27, 2019
    Posted on: 8/27/2019 5:27:33 PM PDT

  • The IceCube Upgrade -- Design and Science Goals
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 27, 2019
    Posted on: 8/27/2019 5:26:05 PM PDT

  • Public engagement as a scientific tool to implement multi-messenger strategies with the Cosmic-Ray Extremely Distributed Observatory
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 27, 2019
    Posted on: 8/27/2019 5:23:55 PM PDT

  • Synergy between Art and Science: Collaboration at the South Pole
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 26, 2019
    Posted on: 8/26/2019 1:51:50 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-19 Amendment 27: D.11 NICER GO Final Text and Due Date
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - August 14, 2019
    Posted on: 8/14/2019 7:25:32 PM PDT

  • Community Involvement in the WFIRST Exoplanet Microlensing Survey
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 6, 2019
    Posted on: 8/6/2019 2:59:20 PM PDT

  • Astro2020 APC White Paper: Findings & Recommendations: AAS Committee on Status of Women in Astronomy: Towards Eliminating Harassment in Astronomy
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 6, 2019
    Posted on: 8/6/2019 2:58:40 PM PDT

  • Gender Balance and Inclusion Within The Australian Space Community: An Overview Of Delegates At The 2018 Australian Space Research Conference
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 2, 2019
    Posted on: 8/2/2019 7:36:45 PM PDT