Every point is a galaxy16 July 2018
Every point is a galaxy16 July 2018 At first glance this frame is flooded with salt-and-pepper static – but don’t adjust your set!
INTEGRAL joins multi-messenger campaign to study high-energy neutrino source13 July 2018 An international team of scientists has found first evidence of a source of high-energy neutrinos: a flaring active galaxy, or blazar, 4 billion light years from Earth. Following a detection by the IceCube Neutrino Observatory on 22 September 2017, ES...
New launch date for James Webb Space Telescope28 June 2018
New launch date for James Webb Space Telescope28 June 2018 After completion of an independent review, a new launch date for the James Webb Space Telescope has been announced: 30 March 2021.
XMM-Newton finds missing intergalactic material21 June 2018
XMM-Newton finds missing intergalactic material21 June 2018 After a nearly twenty-year long game of cosmic hide-and-seek, astronomers using ESA’s XMM-Newton space observatory have finally found evidence of hot, diffuse gas permeating the cosmos, closing a puzzling gap in the overall budget of ‘normal’ matter i...
Juice thermal development model and the Sun simulator18 June 2018 A view of the Juice thermal development model inside the Large Space Simulator at ESA's technical heart in the Netherlands.
Testing the NIRSpec instrument on the Webb05 June 2018
Testing the NIRSpec instrument on the Webb05 June 2018 This abstract image is a preview of the instrumental power that will be unleashed once the NASA/ESA/CSA James Webb Space Telescope will be in space.