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. Astronomers have overcome the interference of clumpy interstellar gas to catch a glimpse of the gas around the Milky Way’s central black hole.

    The post Piercing the Veil of Our Black Hole appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  2. Analyses of data from Cassini’s final days suggest the rings are a late addition and use them to solve a Saturnian mystery.

    The post Saturn Hasn’t Always Had Rings appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  3. So far, humans have sent five probes into space that are or will go far beyond the solar system: the Pioneers, the Voyagers, and New Horizons. As an exercise in fun, here's how you can find those probes' locations on the sky.

    The post How to “See” Interstellar Space Probes appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  4. Hundreds of sunrise and sunset times reveal that there’s something amiss with our calculations.

    The post We Don’t Really Know When the Sun Rises appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  5. New studies are challenging the core accretion theory, the primary model astronomers use to understand how worlds form in our solar system and beyond.

    The post Scientists Question Popular Planet Formation Theory appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  6. The most distant magnified quasar known promises to shed light on the universe's early years.

    The post Astronomers Discover Most Distant Lensed Quasar appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  7. Astronomers are taking a cue from bats, using a method similar to echolocation to map out the feeding environment around a black hole.

    The post How “Light Echoes” Revealed a Black Hole’s Feeding Habits appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  8. A special edition of our Sky Tour astronomy podcast provides you with a guided tour of the key events that will occur during this coming weekend's total lunar eclipse.

    The post A Guided Tour of January’s Total Lunar Eclipse appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  9. This week in astronomy news: Space telescopes show us that white dwarfs are crystallizing in their cores and cloudy night skies are universal among hot Jupiters.

    The post 60-second Astro News: White Dwarfs & Hot Jupiters appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  10. Astronomers can't agree on what kind of strange stellar death created a brilliant source dubbed "the Cow."

    The post Celestial Event Dubbed “The Cow” Puzzles Astronomers appeared first on Sky & Telescope.