astrophysics News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • Supercomputer Astronomy: The Next Generation
    National Astronomical Observatory of Japan - Friday, June 1, 2018
    Posted on: 6/1/2018 8:21:43 PM PDT

  • Dutch Radio Antenna Launched from Chinese Base to Position Behind the Moon
    NOVA - Monday, May 21, 2018
    Posted on: 5/21/2018 3:40:16 PM PDT

  • Citizen Scientists Invited to Search for Exploding Stars
    Australian National University - Monday, May 21, 2018
    Posted on: 5/21/2018 3:38:55 PM PDT

  • NASA's Rossi X-ray Timing Explorer Leaves Scientific Treasure Trove
    NASA HQ - Saturday, May 5, 2018
    Posted on: 5/5/2018 11:05:10 PM PDT

  • The background hum of space could reveal hidden black holes
    Monash University - Thursday, April 12, 2018
    Posted on: 4/12/2018 2:59:41 PM PDT

  • Searching for Continuous Gravitational Waves
    Albert Einstein Institute - Wednesday, April 11, 2018
    Posted on: 4/11/2018 10:43:03 PM PDT

  • NASA Announces New Hubble Fellows Selected for 2018
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, April 3, 2018
    Posted on: 4/3/2018 6:05:34 PM PDT

  • UA-led NASA survey seen as steppingstone for astronomy
    University of Arizona - Tuesday, April 3, 2018
    Posted on: 4/3/2018 3:33:04 PM PDT

  • How do you make a galaxy without dark matter?
    Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics - Thursday, March 29, 2018
    Posted on: 3/29/2018 3:10:26 PM PDT

  • Amazing universe captured with the Subaru Telescope! 'HSC Viewer' released to the public
    National Institutes of Natural Sciences - Thursday, March 8, 2018
    Posted on: 3/8/2018 5:32:13 PM PDT

  • Six decades of cosmology
    Springer - Wednesday, February 28, 2018
    Posted on: 2/28/2018 11:04:58 PM PDT

  • Black holes from small galaxies might emit gamma rays
    Clemson University - Wednesday, February 28, 2018
    Posted on: 2/28/2018 11:03:19 PM PDT

  • New data helps explain recent fluctuations in Earth's magnetic field
    University of Rochester - Wednesday, February 28, 2018
    Posted on: 2/28/2018 11:02:13 PM PDT

  • Celebrated Japanese Astronomer Yoshihide Kozai Dies at Age 89
    National Astronomical Observatory of Japan - Wednesday, February 14, 2018
    Posted on: 2/14/2018 4:16:38 PM PDT

  • 2018 Harvey Prize Awarded to Dr. Nicholeen Viall
    American Astronomical Society - Tuesday, February 13, 2018
    Posted on: 2/13/2018 6:50:45 PM PDT

  • LISA Pathfinder -- The Quietest Place in Space
    Albert Einstein Institute - Monday, February 5, 2018
    Posted on: 2/5/2018 8:08:46 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • 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

  • High Contrast Observations of Bright Stars with a Starshade
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - December 9, 2017
    Posted on: 12/9/2017 10:10:36 PM PDT

  • Ranking Member Johnson’s Opening Statement NASA’s Next Four Large Telescopes Hearing
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - December 6, 2017
    Posted on: 12/6/2017 8:11:50 PM PDT

  • Chairman Babin Opening Statement NASA’s Next Four Large Telescopes
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - December 6, 2017
    Posted on: 12/6/2017 7:56:30 PM PDT

  • Green Bank Observatory: NSF Releases Draft Environmental Impact Statement
    National Science Foundation - December 5, 2017
    Posted on: 12/5/2017 9:36:26 PM PDT