Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
The planetary system’s dense configuration gives clues to its formation.
Also announces discovery of eleven stellar streams, evidence of small galaxies being eaten by the Milky Way.
With a telescope, scientists have for the first time identified normal star-forming galaxies at a very early stage in cosmic history.
Cambridge astronomers have made the first investigation of the sensitivity of the GAIA satellite to ultra-low frequency gravitational waves.
KITP hosts a rapid-response program to explore myriad new astrophysical insights from a double neutron star merger
Findings present a puzzle as to how such a huge object could have grown so quickly.
Discovery made possible by a leap in submillimetre radio astronomy technology, comparable to viewing videos instead of photos.
Japan launches an organization to develop the world's biggest neutrino particle detector.
UCSB astrophysicists and LCO astronomers study a supernova that challenges known theories of how certain stars end their lives.
Team of professional and citizen scientists identifies tails of comets streaking past a distant star.