astrophysics News


Mission Press Releases

  • Reclusive Neutron Star May Have Been Found in Famous Supernova
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Wednesday, February 24, 2021
    Posted on: 2/24/2021 3:38:40 PM PDT

  • American Astronomical Society Names Two More Prize Recipients for 2021
    American Astronomical Society - Thursday, February 18, 2021
    Posted on: 2/18/2021 7:17:08 PM PDT

  • Galileo Galilei Medal for Alessandra Buonanno
    Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik - Monday, February 15, 2021
    Posted on: 2/15/2021 4:53:14 PM PDT

  • New quantum receiver the first to detect entire radio frequency spectrum
    U.S. Army Research Laboratory - Thursday, February 4, 2021
    Posted on: 2/4/2021 9:13:36 PM PDT

  • NANOGrav finds possible 'first hints' of low-frequency gravitational wave background
    West Virginia University - Thursday, February 4, 2021
    Posted on: 2/4/2021 9:09:43 PM PDT

  • TNO and Demcon to provide enabling technology for the world's largest telescope
    Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research - Tuesday, February 2, 2021
    Posted on: 2/2/2021 5:24:33 PM PDT

  • High Energy Astrophysics Division of the American Astronomical Society Announces 2021 Award Winners
    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics - Thursday, January 28, 2021
    Posted on: 1/28/2021 6:58:35 PM PDT

  • Dr. Vitali Müller receives a 2020 Zeldovich Medal
    Albert Einstein Institute - Tuesday, January 26, 2021
    Posted on: 1/26/2021 6:13:27 PM PDT

  • How our planets were formed
    ETH Institute of Astronomy - Friday, January 22, 2021
    Posted on: 1/22/2021 5:14:30 PM PDT

  • Record-breaking laser link could help us test whether Einstein was right
    International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) - Friday, January 22, 2021
    Posted on: 1/22/2021 5:03:30 PM PDT

  • Astronomers find signature of magnetar outbursts in nearby galaxies
    University of California Berkeley - Thursday, January 14, 2021
    Posted on: 1/14/2021 4:57:03 PM PDT

  • Retirement Tribute for Press Officer Rick Fienberg
    American Astronomical Society - Thursday, January 14, 2021
    Posted on: 1/14/2021 4:53:36 PM PDT

  • Researchers realize efficient generation of high-dimensional quantum teleportation
    University of Science and Technology of China - Friday, January 8, 2021
    Posted on: 1/8/2021 5:01:43 PM PDT

  • A New NASA Space Telescope, SPHEREx, Is Moving Ahead
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Tuesday, January 5, 2021
    Posted on: 1/5/2021 7:56:35 PM PDT

  • Astronomers agree: Universe is nearly 14 billion years old
    Cornell University - Monday, January 4, 2021
    Posted on: 1/4/2021 8:09:59 PM PDT

  • One-year launch anniversary of CHEOPS
    University of Bern - Thursday, December 17, 2020
    Posted on: 12/17/2020 3:44:30 PM PDT

  • Artificial intelligence classifies supernova explosions with unprecedented accuracy
    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics - Thursday, December 17, 2020
    Posted on: 12/17/2020 3:39:43 PM PDT

  • Citizen Astronomers Across the Globe Partner for World-Record Research on a Near-Earth Asteroid
    Unistellar - Wednesday, December 9, 2020
    Posted on: 12/9/2020 11:46:16 PM PDT

  • American Astronomical Society Message on Arecibo
    American Astronomical Society - Friday, December 4, 2020
    Posted on: 12/4/2020 8:45:08 PM PDT

  • Press Officer Rick Fienberg to Retire in September 2021
    American Astronomical Society - Monday, November 23, 2020
    Posted on: 11/23/2020 3:14:56 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • 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

  • NASA Draft Astrophysics Explorers Program Solicitations Released for Community Comment
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - January 6, 2021
    Posted on: 1/6/2021 5:12:12 PM PDT

  • Women in academia: a warning on selection bias in gender studies from the astronomical perspective
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - December 18, 2020
    Posted on: 12/18/2020 4:39:28 PM PDT

  • Video Of The Collapse Of the Arecibo Observatory
    National Science Foundation - December 3, 2020
    Posted on: 12/3/2020 4:37:20 PM PDT

  • Space Missions for Astronomy and Astrophysics in Korea: Past, Present, and Future
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - December 3, 2020
    Posted on: 12/3/2020 3:12:41 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-20 Amendment 65: D.6 Fermi Cycle 14 Revised Text
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - October 29, 2020
    Posted on: 10/29/2020 3:24:48 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-20 Amendment 60: Revised Text and New Phase-1 Proposal Due Date for D.9 NuSTAR General Observer (GO) Program Cycle 7
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - October 19, 2020
    Posted on: 10/19/2020 2:58:17 PM PDT

  • Mini-EUSO mission to study Earth UV emissions on board the ISS
    - October 6, 2020
    Posted on: 10/6/2020 4:17:00 PM PDT

  • ESPRESSO@VLT -- On-sky performance and first results
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 2, 2020
    Posted on: 10/2/2020 2:44:56 PM PDT

  • The Ecological Impact of High-performance Computing in Astrophysics
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 25, 2020
    Posted on: 9/25/2020 10:07:10 PM PDT

  • The carbon footprint of large astronomy meetings
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 25, 2020
    Posted on: 9/25/2020 10:04:37 PM PDT

  • Searching for Gravitational Waves with Strongly Lensed Repeating Fast Radio Bursts
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 25, 2020
    Posted on: 9/25/2020 10:03:28 PM PDT

  • Nonbinary Systems: Looking Towards the Future of Gender Equity in Planetary Science
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 17, 2020
    Posted on: 9/18/2020 12:34:04 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-20 Amendment 55: Astrophysics Research and Analysis Major Revision
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - September 17, 2020
    Posted on: 9/17/2020 5:32:41 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-20 Amendment 54: Delay of Due Date for D.16 "Astrophysics Pioneers"
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - September 17, 2020
    Posted on: 9/17/2020 2:44:09 PM PDT