Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope’s ‘eye’ will be built at SLAC.
An extensive search with the Subaru Telescope yields dozens of dust-obscured galaxies.
Summer school teaches astrophysicists to use an open source computational code developed at UCSB's Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics.
New dwarf galaxy candidates could mean our sky is more crowded than we thought.
Stanford physicist Bruce Macintosh, lead investigator on the Gemini Planet Imager, explains how this planet could help us understand how solar systems form.
Ice flows and water ice mountains spied by NASA spacecraft support the idea that an interior ocean may be driving geologic activity on Pluto.
KITP scholar Iair Arcavi will use the Harvey L. Karp Discovery Award to learn more about supermassive black holes.
A new theory says dark matter acts remarkably similar to subatomic particles known to science since the 1930s.
KICC astronomers detect the most distant clouds of star-forming gas ever found in normal galaxies in the early Universe.
Iair Arcavi will use the Harvey L. Karp Discovery Award to learn more about supermassive black holes.