Astrophysics News

01/17/2020

"Beauty"-ful Physics

The Belle II experiment could help explain why there's anything at all

01/02/2020

The "Stuff" of Astrophysics: Astrophysics Highlights

From the grossly familiar to the scarcely believable

12/20/2019

The Highest-Energy Light Ever Recorded: Astrophysics Highlights

Ever-improving telescope technologies enable astrophysicists to peel back nature's layers, solving stubborn mysteries

12/09/2019

Weather Forecast in Galaxy Clusters: Little Chance for Starmaking

Computer models predict the dynamics of galaxies, both inside their astrophysical borders and outside into their broader cosmic environments

11/19/2019

Observing the Behavior of Galaxies, the Universe's "Animals": Astrophysics Highlights

Astronomers continue to gain new insight into the ways of galaxies, the most significant individual structures found in the cosmos

10/30/2019

The Science of Exoplanets is Poised for Major Breakthroughs

TESS is discovering the best candidate worlds for detailed follow-up by future telescopes, which will scour these realms for signs of life

09/05/2019

A Pipeline of Discovery: Astrophysics Highlights

New discoveries roll in, while even newer ones look to be just around the bend

08/12/2019

The Latest from LIGO

As Earth's premier hunter of gravitational waves, LIGO is making a killing​.

08/05/2019

At the Edge of Knowledge: Astrophysics Highlights

A batch of new findings remind us that despite how much we seem to know, there is much we don't.

07/16/2019

How fast is the universe expanding?

Scientists aren't sure, and all of cosmic history depends on it

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