The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument will produce a 3-D space map using a ‘hive’ of robots.
The latest sky maps produced by Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope combine seven years of observations.
Using a newly identified set of supernovae, researchers have found a way to measure distances in space twice as precisely as before.
Technicians on the Sloan Digital Sky Survey may be the last members of a spectroscopic survey to use hand-plugged fiber plates.
Space dust accounts for at least some of the possible signal of cosmic inflation the BICEP2 experiment announced in March. How much remains to be seen.
Conducting research at the South Pole takes a unique level of commitment.
The study of galaxy clusters is bringing scientists closer to an understanding of the “dark” universe.
The Particle Physics Project Prioritization Panel’s report recommends a strategic path forward for US particle physics.
The Planck mission released a first glimpse of data that, later this year, will test BICEP2’s discovery of gravitational waves.
The recent BICEP2 discovery of evidence for cosmic inflation might point to new physics.