Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Spacecraft’s gamma-ray vision provides revolutionary views of the extreme universe.
A team of astronomers has made the first measurements of small scale ripples in the Universe's primeval hydrogen gas.
Three interdisciplinary teams of researchers will develop novel tools and methods in the field of microbiome research.
Galaxy’s Excessive Gamma-Ray Glow Likely Comes from Pulsars, the Remains of Collapsed Ancient Stars.
UChicago-led South Pole Telescope part of international effort to study event horizon.
Discovery nearly doubles the number of high redshift quasars, a tool for studying cosmic evolution.
Some 40 light-years away, "super-Earth" identified as new target for atmospheric study.
Astronomers have gotten their first look at exactly where most of today’s stars were born.
A flash of X-rays captured by NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory is unlike any scientists have seen before.
ESO’s Very Large Telescope spots brand-new type of star formation