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Discovering Dust-Obscured Active Galaxies as They Grow

August 27, 2015 |Science

The research group discovered 48 DOGs using data obtained from the HSC on the Subaru Telescope and has measured how common they are.

Hinode, IRIS, and ATERUI Cooperate on 70 year old Solar Mystery: Magnetically driven resonance helps heat the Sun’s atmosphere!

August 24, 2015 |Science

The combined data of Hinode, IRIS, and ATERUI, they were able to detect and identify the observational signatures of resonant absorption.

The Ghostly Remnants of Galaxy Interactions Uncovered in a Nearby Galaxy Group

August 5, 2015 |Science

Subaru Telescope’s HSC observed a large area toward M81 with satellite galaxies and resolved the special distribution of young stars.

Dark Matter Map Begins to Reveal the Universe’s Early History

July 2, 2015 |Science

Researchers have begun a wide-area survey of the distribution of dark matter in the universe using HSC, installed on the Subaru Telescope.

Unexpectedly Little Black-hole Monsters Rapidly Suck up Surrounding Matter

June 26, 2015 |Science

Researchers found evidence that enigmatic objects in ULXs exhibit strong outflows suggest black holes smaller than expected by Subaru Telescope

Astronomers Discover More than 800 Dark Galaxies in the Famous Coma Cluster

June 23, 2015 |Science

Astronomers has discovered 854 “ultra dark galaxies” by analyzing archival data from the Subaru Telescope.

ALMA Precisely Measures Black Hole Mass

June 18, 2015 |Science

Research group observed the barred spiral galaxy NGC 1097 with ALMA and found the central SMBH has a mass 140 million times the mass of the Sun