Astronomy

CARMENES instrument demonstrates its ability to find Earth-like planets

Astronomy
CARMENES instrument, developed by a consortium of eleven German and Spanish institutions and coordinated by the Institute ...

The material that obscures supermassive black holes

Astronomy
Black holes appear to play a fundamental role in how galaxies evolve throughout their life during a ...

Highest-energy cosmic rays have extragalactic origin

Astronomy
Cosmic rays are atomic nuclei that travel through space at speeds close to that of light. Low-energy ...

The unprecedented view of an exoplanet´s atmosphere

Astronomy
The search for planets outside our Solar System is, nowadays, one of the most active areas of ...

NASA’s one-year mission investigates how space affects astronauts’ functional performance

Astronomy
Adapting to the microgravity environment of space changes the way your brain interprets sensory signals, decreases muscle ...

Hubble delivers first hints of possible water content of TRAPPIST-1 ...

Astronomy
An international team of astronomers used the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope to estimate whether there might be ...

First light for MEGARA instrument on the Gran Telescopio Canarias

Astronomy
The first light for MEGARA, the new instrument on the Gran Telescopio Canarias (GTC), will allow the ...

IMaX, an instrument developed in Spain, analyses in detail the ...

Astronomy
The Astrophysical Journal, based in the US, published a supplement of seventeen articles detailing the results of ...

ALMA Observes Birth Cry of a Massive Baby Star

Astronomy
An international research team used the Atacama Large Millimeter-submillimeter Array (ALMA) to determine how the enigmatic gas ...

Hubble applauds waltzing dwarfs

Astronomy
This seemingly unspectacular series of dots with varying distances between them actually shows the slow waltz of ...