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Astronomy News

Whitney Clavin
The latest workhorse camera at Palomar Observatory will scan the majority of the night sky every night, looking for cosmic events as they happen.
Whitney Clavin
Nick Scoville, who led the COSMOS sky survey for its first 10 years, has been awarded the 2017 Bruce Medal.
The Farthest tells the story of NASA's Voyager mission and its journey to the outer planets and beyond.
Whitney Clavin
In a new Caltech-led study, researchers have classified exoplanets in much the same way that biologists identify new animal species.
Whitney Clavin
New professor of astronomy Andrew Howard discusses the diversity of exoplanets and the search for an Earth-like world.
Whitney Clavin
Caltech alumnus Jerry Nelson was the principal designer for the W. M. Keck Observatory—the world's largest observatory atop Mauna Kea in Hawaii.
Whitney Clavin
Caltech space artists Robert Hurt and Tim Pyle help scientists imagine the exotic landscapes of other worlds.
Data from the Caltech-led GALEX mission allowed researchers to study the flares from cool dwarf stars.
Whitney Clavin
Newest LIGO observation provides clues about the spins, and possible origins, of binary black holes.
Manan Arya (PhD ’16) had a space problem with a novel solution.
Lori Dajose
Caltech professors and alumni included among the Academy's new members
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