Astrophysics News

12/21/2020

Precision Cosmology

The nitty-gritty details right on the grandest of scales

12/10/2020

Capturing the Growth of Galaxies

Illustris harnesses supercomputers to model the formation of cosmic structure

12/10/2020

Exploring Exoplanets

Celebrating a windfall of exoplanet discoveries—past, present, and future—by TESS

12/09/2020

All Together Now: Astrophysics Highlights

International astrophysical collaboration staying strong amidst a global pandemic

10/30/2020

Transforming astrophysics with a mighty new telescope

Fresh progress in the development of the Giant Magellan Telescope

10/27/2020

Life always finds a way . . . even on Venus? Astrophysics Highlights

In a shocking observation a gas classified as a biosignature has turned up in the skies of the nearest world to Earth

10/02/2020

All Roads Lead to . . . Dark Matter? Astrophysics Highlights

The evidence for dark matter is as overwhelming as the direct searches for its constituent particles have been underwhelming—so far

09/15/2020

Lights out!

Advancing the art of starlight suppression in space with the Roman Telescope

08/13/2020

From Quanta to Galaxies: Astrophysics Highlights

Eking out better performance from a major cosmic observatory by dealing with the little things, literally

07/24/2020

The Most Powerful Particles in the Universe

The Pierre Auger Observatory captures rare but unmistakable signals of ultra-high-energy cosmic rays

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