Helioseismology allows scientists to study the interior of the Sun, solve some basic physics mysteries, and forecast space weather.
In a new model, three substantial atmospheric layers appear consistent between the ice giants.
While overwintering in Antarctica, Foster maintains the South Pole Telescope facilities.
Inspired by the science infrastructure in their own backyard.
The Gaia mission’s asteroid survey will help dig deeper into the solar system’s rocky history.
Five galaxies, two nebulae, an exoplanet, and the early universe—JWST’s first images provide a cross section of the science yet to come.
A pandemic project analyzing a trove of infrared images revealed an unexplained phenomenon taking place in Neptune’s atmosphere.
Stunning images of the center of the Milky Way showcase technology and techniques that may be a starting point for more discoveries.
The latest road map to U.S. astronomy’s next decade recommends a smaller space telescope, ground-based facilities, and an institutional effort to create an inclusive and equitable field.
Thanks to last-minute telescope time, researchers pieced together the sequence of events that caused Betelgeuse’s Great Dimming last year.