astrophysics News


Mission Press Releases

  • SOFIA Enables First Clear Look into Star-Forming Region Westerlund 2
    Universities Space Research Association - Monday, September 13, 2021
    Posted on: 9/13/2021 10:13:58 PM PDT

  • Very Large Array Sky Survey data provides evidence of a theorized population of supernova
    American Association for the Advancement of Science - Friday, September 3, 2021
    Posted on: 9/3/2021 2:55:52 PM PDT

  • NANOGrav & Green Bank Telescope Poised to Make Groundbreaking Discoveries of Gravitational Wave Universe
    National Radio Astronomy Observatory - Friday, September 3, 2021
    Posted on: 9/3/2021 2:35:23 PM PDT

  • AAS Journals Will Switch to Open Access in 2022
    American Astronomical Society - Wednesday, September 1, 2021
    Posted on: 9/1/2021 2:11:25 PM PDT

  • The XXXI IAU General Assembly business sessions draw to a close
    International Astronomical Union - Monday, August 30, 2021
    Posted on: 8/30/2021 5:27:28 PM PDT

  • New mathematical solutions to an old problem in astronomy
    University of Bern - Monday, August 30, 2021
    Posted on: 8/30/2021 5:26:18 PM PDT

  • NRAO names new assistant director for New Mexico operations
    National Radio Astronomy Observatory - Monday, August 30, 2021
    Posted on: 8/30/2021 5:24:45 PM PDT

  • Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO) hosts IAU Office of Astronomy for Education OAE Node Nepal
    Nepal Astronomical Society - Friday, August 27, 2021
    Posted on: 8/27/2021 3:43:30 PM PDT

  • A New Era for Green Bank Observatory, Dr. James M. Jackson Named Director
    Green Bank Observatory - Tuesday, August 17, 2021
    Posted on: 8/17/2021 5:34:45 PM PDT

  • Willmann-Bell Titles Acquired by American Astronomical Society
    American Astronomical Society - Monday, August 16, 2021
    Posted on: 8/16/2021 3:04:40 PM PDT

  • Congressional Delegation Visits The Arecibo Observatory
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Thursday, July 29, 2021
    Posted on: 7/29/2021 3:54:25 PM PDT

  • Seeing Some Cosmic X-Ray Emitters Might Be a Matter of Perspective
    - Tuesday, July 13, 2021
    Posted on: 7/13/2021 1:59:54 PM PDT

  • WEAVE Gets Primed For On-Sky Commissioning
    Science and Technology Facilities Council - Tuesday, July 13, 2021
    Posted on: 7/13/2021 1:56:12 PM PDT

  • SOFIA Observes Rare Accretion Flare on Massive Protostar
    Universities Space Research Association - Friday, July 9, 2021
    Posted on: 7/9/2021 1:28:32 PM PDT

  • SwRI-led team addresses mystery of heavy elements in galactic cosmic rays
    Southwest Research Institute - Tuesday, July 6, 2021
    Posted on: 7/6/2021 2:21:16 PM PDT

  • Physicists observationally confirm Hawking's black hole theorem for the first time
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Thursday, July 1, 2021
    Posted on: 7/1/2021 3:31:53 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) for StarBurst SmallSat Mission
    Space Flight Laboratory - Monday, June 28, 2021
    Posted on: 6/28/2021 2:43:59 PM PDT

  • High energy telescopes dissect the afterglow of a gamma ray burst
    American Association for the Advancement of Science - Friday, June 4, 2021
    Posted on: 6/4/2021 2:02:12 PM PDT

  • A new dimension in the quest to understand dark matter
    University of California-Riverside - Thursday, June 3, 2021
    Posted on: 6/3/2021 2:28:43 PM PDT

  • Amina Helmi & Ann-Marie Madigan Awarded Prizes for Dynamical Astronomy
    American Astronomical Society - Monday, May 24, 2021
    Posted on: 5/24/2021 6:25:55 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Can we illuminate our cities and (still) see the stars?
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 14, 2021
    Posted on: 9/14/2021 3:23:15 PM PDT

  • AstronomicAL: An interactive dashboard for visualisation, integration and classification of data using Active Learning
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 14, 2021
    Posted on: 9/14/2021 3:22:36 PM PDT

  • NASA SMD: Astrophysics Advisory Committee October 13 and 15, 2021, 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - September 13, 2021
    Posted on: 9/13/2021 7:24:26 PM PDT

  • From Data Processes to Data Products: Knowledge Infrastructures in Astronomy
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 7, 2021
    Posted on: 9/8/2021 12:04:20 AM PDT

  • NASA Smdp: 2022A NASA IRTF Call for Proposals
    NASA HQ - September 7, 2021
    Posted on: 9/7/2021 3:38:42 PM PDT

  • NASA Astrophysics Explorer Solicitations to be Released on August 24, 2021
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - August 24, 2021
    Posted on: 8/24/2021 5:24:29 PM PDT

  • NASA SMD: ROSES-21 Amendment 29: Updates to D.11 NICER Guest Observer Cycle 4
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - August 5, 2021
    Posted on: 8/5/2021 2:37:04 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-21 Amendment 26: D.7 Strategic Astrophysics Technology will Focus on Upcoming Decadal Recommendations
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - July 8, 2021
    Posted on: 7/8/2021 5:59:27 PM PDT

  • NASA Astrophysics Advisory Committee Meeting Cancellation
    NASA HQ - June 29, 2021
    Posted on: 6/30/2021 1:35:57 AM PDT

  • Communicating astronomy with the public: perspectives of an international community of practice
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 10, 2021
    Posted on: 6/10/2021 3:07:48 PM PDT

  • The HST See Change Program: I. Survey Design, Pipeline, and Supernova Discoveries
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 25, 2021
    Posted on: 3/25/2021 3:24:03 PM PDT

  • ROSES-21 Amendment 9: D.4 Astrophysics Theory Requirements Regarding Inclusion and Data Management Plans
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - March 25, 2021
    Posted on: 3/25/2021 2:43:44 PM PDT

  • A Lunar Farside Low Radio Frequency Array for Dark Ages 21-cm Cosmology
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 23, 2021
    Posted on: 3/23/2021 1:38:28 PM PDT

  • Enhanced X-ray Emission from the Most Radio-Powerful Quasar in the Universe's First Billion Years
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 9, 2021
    Posted on: 3/9/2021 2:21:41 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-20 Amendment 85: Fermi Phase-1 proposal due date delayed to March 1, 2021 due to widespread power loss
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - February 17, 2021
    Posted on: 2/17/2021 6:17:09 PM PDT

  • Dark sky tourism and sustainable development in Namibia
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 16, 2021
    Posted on: 2/16/2021 5:21:58 PM PDT

  • NSF Hiring Astronomy Division Director
    American Institute of Physics - February 2, 2021
    Posted on: 2/2/2021 7:09:24 PM PDT

  • NASA Request for Information Related to High Energy Physics and Space-Based Astrophysics
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - January 22, 2021
    Posted on: 1/22/2021 6:42:52 PM PDT

  • SuperWASP Variable Stars: Classifying Light Curves Using Citizen Science
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 18, 2021
    Posted on: 1/18/2021 9:29:02 PM PDT

  • Digital color codes of stars
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 18, 2021
    Posted on: 1/18/2021 9:28:26 PM PDT