NASA Exoplanet Science Institute (NExScI) • July 11th, 2017
A new study suggests some exoplanets are less dense than previously thought because of a second, hidden star in their systems.
Herschel • June 20th, 2017
Two new catalogues, based on data from ESA's Herschel Space Observatory, have been released to the scientific community. The point source catalogues are examples of a new type...
Euclid • June 16th, 2017
Daniel works on developing techniques to measure distances to the more than a billion galaxies that will be imaged by Euclid, an ESA-led space mission focused on understanding...
Spitzer • June 8th, 2017
How do you visualize distant worlds that you can't see? IPAC's Robert Hurt and Tim Pyle are featured in a new video produced by JPL that highlights how they use scientific data...
GALEX • June 6th, 2017
Data from the GALEX spacecraft suggest that planets around cool dwarf stars may be subjected to intense flares.
Keck Observatory Archive • June 5th, 2017
The Keck Observatory Archive (KOA) has released browse-quality spectra extracted with a new, automated pipeline from 1,821 nights of NIRSPEC high-dispersion data.
NEOWISE • June 1st, 2017
The Near-Earth Object Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer and IPAC present the NEOWISE 2017 Data Release. The 3-year NEOWISE archive now contains over 7.7 million calibrated...
Spitzer • May 25th, 2017
Astronomers have watched as a massive, dying star was likely reborn as a black hole.
Spitzer • May 22nd, 2017
Scientists using NASA's Kepler space telescope identified a regular pattern in the orbits of the planets in the TRAPPIST-1 system that confirmed suspected details about the...