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Sep 18, 2018
NASA's TESS sends back first images from its hunt for Earth-like planetsThis image captures a wealth of stars and other objects, including systems known to have exoplanets.
Sep 06, 2018
NASA's Kepler Telescope wakes up from its slumber, back to planet-hunting dutyNASA in April launched another planet-hunting spacecraft, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite.
Aug 09, 2018
Indian telescope near Pune discovers most distant radio galaxy ever observedA team led by PhD student Aayush Saxena from Leiden Observatory just broke a 20-year-old record.
Jul 14, 2018
MeerKAT, world's largest telescope to unravel galactic mysteries, inauguratedMeerKAT is also pushing boundaries in big data and high-performance computing
Jul 12, 2018
Why NASA's James Webb Telescope will study gas giants before looking for aliensThe team expects to find water, carbon monoxide, and carbon dioxide on WASP-79b, a prospective habitable planet
Jun 22, 2018
Indian scientists led by Abhijit Chakraborty discover a sub-Saturn sized planetThe discovery of the planet was made using an indigenously-designed spectrograph PRL in Ahmedabad.
Jun 20, 2018
India’s first robotic telescope in Ladakh begins observing the deep skiesLocated at Indian Astronomical Observatory (IAO) in Ladakh it ‘s country’s first robotic telescope.
May 29, 2018
A unique telescope launched in South Africa on 25 May combines 'eyes and ears' to study the universeScientists on 25 May launched the world’s first optical telescope linked to a radio telescope, which combines “eyes and ears” to study the universe.
Oct 10, 2017
Scientists develop telescope attachment for enhanced precision in exoplanet observationWith the attachment, ground-based telescopes can produce measurements of light intensity that rival the highest quality photometric observations from space.
Sep 10, 2017
Aiming for the stars: An introduction to AstrophotographySo what *is* astrophotography? Simply put, it’s taking pictures of the night sky. Even in such a niche category, the photography possibilities are endless.