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...
Spitzer • May 11th, 2017
A study combining observations from NASA’s Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes reveals that the distant planet HAT-P-26b has a primitive atmosphere composed almost entirely of...
Spitzer • May 10th, 2017
Astronomers have produced a highly detailed image of the Crab Nebula, by combining data from telescopes spanning nearly the entire breadth of the electromagnetic spectrum.
Euclid • May 9th, 2017
Three detector systems for the Euclid mission, led by ESA (European Space Agency), have been delivered to Europe for the spacecraft's near-infrared instrument. The detector...
Spitzer • May 3rd, 2017
May 3rd, 2017 marks the 5,000th day of NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope mission. This video gives us a detailed look at six of these days, showing how an automated observatory...