Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
The Advanced LIGO begins operations this week, after 7 years of enhancement.
Experiment to test whether dark matter signals change throughout the year yields contradictory results, say researchers at TAUP2015.
Citizen scientists help an international team of researchers discover 29 new gravitational lens candidates.
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.