Leading astronomers and geophysicists honored in RAS bicentenary

IMAGE: Professor Sandra Moore Faber. view more  Credit: Steve Kurtz / UC Santa Cruz The Royal Astronomical Society is pleased to reveal the winners of its medals and rewards for... Read more »

UNC expert helps treat astronaut’s blood clot during NASA mission

CHAPEL HILL, NC – “My first reaction when NASA reached out to me was to ask if I could visit the International Space Station (ISS) to examine the patient... Read more »

FEFU scientists participate in development of ceramic materials that are IR-transparent

IMAGE: FESEM images of Y2O3?MgO composite SPS ceramics sintered at 1100 (a), 1200 (b), 1250 (c) and 1300°C (d) view more  Credit: FEFU press workplace Scientists from Far Eastern Federal... Read more »

Estimates of ecosystem carbon mitigation improved towards the goal of the Paris agreement

IMAGE: These are techniques of terrestrial net CO2 flux estimate. view more  Credit: Masayuki Kondo Approximately 30 percent of CO2 released to the environment by human activities, generally the usage... Read more »

New insights on comet tails are blowing in the solar wind

Engineers and researchers collected around a screen in an operations space at the Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, D.C., excited to lay their eyes on the very first information... Read more »

Three NASA missions return first-light data

IMAGE: These are the very first images from WISPR, brief for the Wide- field Imager for Parker SolarProbe Researchers studied the images to figure out the instrument was pointed... Read more »

Ceres takes life an ice volcano at a time

Every year throughout its 4.5-billion-year life, ice volcanoes on the dwarf world Ceres create adequate product typically to fill a theater, inning accordance with a brand-new research study led... Read more »

Ph.D. student develops spinning heat shield for future spacecraft

IMAGE: This is Rui Wu on place screening his heatshield view more  Credit: Rui Wu, The University of Manchester A University of Manchester Ph D student has actually established... Read more »

Satellite system offers sunnier outlook for world weather forecasts

IMAGE: ProfessorMark Parsons of the University of Edinburgh (l) and William Hosack of Orbital Micro Systems mark the production of the International Center for EarthData view more  Credit: Stewart... Read more »

IAU General Assembly 2018 hosts public astronomy events in Vienna

The2018 General Assembly will happen from 20-31August 2018 at the Austria Center Vienna in the main European city of Vienna,Austria This conference, which happens every 3 years, will invite... Read more »