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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.

A Violent Wind Blown from the Heart of a Galaxy Tells the Tale of a Merger

February 4, 2016 |Science

The team has succeeded in revealing the detail structure of ionized gas outflow streaming from the starburst galaxy by Subaru Telescope.

Signs of Second Largest Black Hole in the Milky Way - Possible Missing Link in Black Hole Evolution

January 15, 2016 |Science

Astronomers have detected signs of black hole with large mass around the center of the Milky Way by Nobeyama 45-m Radio Telescope.