Sky Telescope Noticas recientes

When you head outdoors tonight, take Sky & Telescope's podcast with you for a guided tour to the night sky. Learn what constellations are visible, find out where and when you'll see the planets, and catch each month's celestial highlights, from meteor showers to eclipses.
  1. The transition from sodium lights to LEDs, the so-called “lighting revolution”, was supposed to reduce energy consumption and bring back the starry sky, but new satellite data indicate it’s not working out that way.

    The post The Lost LED Revolution: Light Pollution Is Increasing appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  2. With exoplanet Ross 128b in the news, we pay a visit to the star that sustains this potentially habitable exoplanet.

    The post Invite Ross 128 Over This Thanksgiving appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  3. NASA is developing a key instrument for a mission to the Martian moons, Phobos and Deimos.

    The post NASA Joins Japanese Mission to Martian Moons appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  4. Rapid-response observations by major observatories shows that the first-known interstellar visitor is 10 times longer than it is wide.

    The post Meet ‘Oumuamua, the Interstellar Cigar appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  5. The Zwicky Transient Facility has taken its first image, covering an area equivalent to 247 full Moons in a single shot. This beginning is part of an ongoing sea change in astronomy.

    The post Sky-sweeping Telescope Sees First Light appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  6. LIGO has detected another black hole merger, raising the tally to five.

    The post LIGO Sees Smallest Black Hole Binary Yet appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  7. A suborbital launch from Wallops Flight Facility tested a critical piece of landing hardware for the Mars 2020 rover.

    The post NASA Completes Parachute Test for Mars 2020 Rover appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  8. Astronomers have discovered a potentially rocky planet around a red dwarf star just 11 light-years away.

    The post Planet Orbits Quiet Star 11 Light-years Away appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  9. The arrival of an object from beyond the solar system caught astronomers by surprise — but that doesn't mean that they were unprepared to study it.

    The post Update on `Oumuamua, Our First Interstellar Object appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  10. Early next year, an international team will track the uncontrolled atmospheric reentry of Tiangong 1, China's first prototype space station.

    The post China’s Tiangong 1 Space Station to Burn Up appeared first on Sky & Telescope.