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NAOJ Researchers Receive the MEXT Commendation for Science and Technology

April 26, 2016 |Topics

Five researchers and engineers received Prizes for Science and Technology and two young researchers received The Young Scientists' Prize, in the commendations by MEXT.

Special Website “Multiwavelength Universe” English version has Opened.

March 16, 2016 |Topics

The National Astronomical Observat...

Mysterious Infrared Light from Space Resolved Perfectly

March 10, 2016 |Science

A research team using the Atacama Large...

Deciphering Compact Galaxies in the Young Universe

March 10, 2016 |Science

A group of researchers using the Suprim...

ALMA Spots Baby Star’s Growing Blanket

March 3, 2016 |Science

Researchers have made the first direct observations delineating the gas disk around a baby star from the infalling gas envelope by ALMA.

Subaru-HiCIAO Spots Young Stars Surreptitiously Gluttonizing Their Birth Clouds

February 25, 2016 |Science

International team has used the HiCIAO camera on the Subaru Telescope to reveal dramatic moments in star and planet formation.

New Fast Radio Burst Discovery Finds ‘Missing Matter’ in the Universe

February 25, 2016 |Science

International team identified the distant location of a fast radio burst (FRB) for the first time with using radio and optical telescopes.