astrophysics News


Mission Press Releases

  • Dark Matter May Be Hitting the Right Note in Small Galaxies
    Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe - Friday, March 1, 2019
    Posted on: 3/1/2019 3:01:33 PM PDT

  • Australia Designs Local Infrastructure for World's Largest Telescope
    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation - Tuesday, February 26, 2019
    Posted on: 2/26/2019 5:04:17 PM PDT

  • Media Invited to High-Energy Astrophysics Meeting, 17-21 March
    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics - Tuesday, February 26, 2019
    Posted on: 2/26/2019 5:03:02 PM PDT

  • Searching for Dark Matter with Ancient Minerals
    American Physical Society - Thursday, February 21, 2019
    Posted on: 2/21/2019 7:28:30 PM PDT

  • 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

  • Mission Status Releases

  • 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

  • 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