astrophysics News


Mission Press Releases

  • Alice Shapley Named Kavli Foundation Plenary Lecturer for AAS 234
    American Astronomical Society - Tuesday, February 19, 2019
    Posted on: 2/19/2019 5:31:58 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects New Mission to Explore Origins of Universe
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, February 13, 2019
    Posted on: 2/13/2019 9:17:45 PM PDT

  • The 'stuff' of the universe keeps changing
    Ohio State University - Friday, February 1, 2019
    Posted on: 2/1/2019 4:30:11 PM PDT

  • Unusual supernova opens a rare window on the collapse of a star
    Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy - Friday, January 18, 2019
    Posted on: 1/18/2019 11:32:27 PM PDT

  • New technique more precisely determines the ages of stars, Embry-Riddle researchers report
    Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Friday, January 18, 2019
    Posted on: 1/18/2019 11:31:38 PM PDT

  • Tel Aviv University-led team discovers new way supermassive black holes are 'fed'
    Tel Aviv University - Friday, January 18, 2019
    Posted on: 1/18/2019 11:30:45 PM PDT

  • POLAR experiment reveals orderly chaos of black holes
    Chinese Academy of Sciences Institute of High Energy Physics - Friday, January 18, 2019
    Posted on: 1/18/2019 11:29:25 PM PDT

  • High-speed supernova reveals earliest moments of a dying star
    University of Leicester - Friday, January 18, 2019
    Posted on: 1/18/2019 11:26:12 PM PDT

  • Innovative Research Uses Remote Radio Telescopes to Detect Cosmic Rays
    Curtin University - Wednesday, January 16, 2019
    Posted on: 1/16/2019 5:27:09 PM PDT

  • Las Cumbres Works with NASA, Space Station in Black Hole Discovery
    Las Cumbres Observatory - Wednesday, January 16, 2019
    Posted on: 1/16/2019 5:26:05 PM PDT

  • Scientists to Inaugurate Prototype Schwarzschild-Couder Telescope
    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics - Wednesday, January 16, 2019
    Posted on: 1/16/2019 5:13:28 PM PDT

  • Astronomers observe evolution of a black hole as it wolfs down stellar material
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Thursday, January 10, 2019
    Posted on: 1/10/2019 10:09:30 PM PDT

  • Astronomers map 'light echoes' of newly discovered black hole
    University of Maryland - Thursday, January 10, 2019
    Posted on: 1/10/2019 10:08:38 PM PDT

  • The lonely giant: Milky Way-sized galaxy lacking galactic neighbors
    University of Michigan - Thursday, January 10, 2019
    Posted on: 1/10/2019 10:07:18 PM PDT

  • J. Craig Wheeler Shares Chambliss Astronomical Writing Award
    University of Texas-Austin - Tuesday, January 8, 2019
    Posted on: 1/9/2019 12:16:04 AM PDT

  • American Astronomical Society Names Recipients of 2019 Awards & Honors
    American Astronomical Society - Tuesday, January 8, 2019
    Posted on: 1/8/2019 6:12:11 PM PDT

  • Edwin A. Bergin Wins the 2019 Heineman Prize for Astrophysics
    American Institute of Physics - Tuesday, January 8, 2019
    Posted on: 1/8/2019 6:11:09 PM PDT

  • Young Astronomer Honored for Research on Smallest Galaxies
    University of California Berkeley - Tuesday, January 8, 2019
    Posted on: 1/8/2019 6:09:45 PM PDT

  • University of Hawai'i Astronomer Receives Highest AAS Award
    University of Hawaii - Tuesday, January 8, 2019
    Posted on: 1/8/2019 6:08:47 PM PDT

  • NASA Administrator's Statement Regarding Nancy Grace Roman
    - Friday, December 28, 2018
    Posted on: 12/29/2018 12:43:18 AM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA ROSES-18 Amendment 61: Second ADAP Opportunity in 2018 released
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - March 6, 2019
    Posted on: 2/6/2019 3:19:58 PM PDT

  • Cosmology from the Chinese Space Station Optical Survey (CSS-OS)
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 16, 2019
    Posted on: 1/16/2019 10:04:30 PM PDT

  • The Expanded Giant Metrewave Radio Telescope
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 7, 2019
    Posted on: 1/7/2019 3:55:01 PM PDT

  • Modular Inflatable Composites for Space Telescopes
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 3, 2019
    Posted on: 1/4/2019 1:04:00 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-18 Amendment 48: D.3 APRA Changes in Scope, Requirements, and Points of Contact
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - December 18, 2018
    Posted on: 12/18/2018 5:41:04 PM PDT

  • Spitzer Observations of Interstellar Object 1I/`Oumuamua
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - November 21, 2018
    Posted on: 11/21/2018 8:35:00 PM PDT

  • Draft NASA Astrophysics Explorers Program Solicitations Released for Community Comment
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - November 6, 2018
    Posted on: 11/6/2018 10:36:57 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-18 Amendment 32: D.10 NuSTAR GO Total Text Replacement
    NASA HQ - October 5, 2018
    Posted on: 10/5/2018 5:04:10 PM PDT

  • Radio Interferometers Larger than Earth: Lessons Learned and Forward Look of Space VLBI
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 2, 2018
    Posted on: 10/3/2018 2:15:20 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-18 Amendment 28: NICER GO Final Text
    NASA HQ - September 21, 2018
    Posted on: 9/21/2018 7:01:58 PM PDT

  • The Origins Space Telescope
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 21, 2018
    Posted on: 9/21/2018 7:00:09 PM PDT

  • Possible dwarf nova on the Digitized Sky Survey plates
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 10, 2018
    Posted on: 9/11/2018 1:50:24 AM PDT

  • Fast Radio Burst 121102 Pulse Detection and Periodicity: A Machine Learning Approach
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 10, 2018
    Posted on: 9/11/2018 1:49:34 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-18 Amendment 24: DRAFT B.13 DRIVE Science Center Call for Community Comment
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - September 7, 2018
    Posted on: 9/7/2018 7:36:21 PM PDT

  • Women Scientists Who Made Nuclear Astrophysics
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 5, 2018
    Posted on: 9/5/2018 1:47:14 PM PDT

  • 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