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. A tiny, 4-meter fragment dubbed Churyumoon has been spotted orbiting Comet 67P Churyumov-Gerasimenko, which the Rosetta mission visited in 2014–2016.

    The post Image Sleuth Spots Tiny “Churyumoon” Around Rosetta’s Comet appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  2. A well-traveled geophysicist recounts his curious findings at a prominent geographic benchmark in the Southern Hemisphere.

    The post Where is the Tropic of Capricorn? appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  3. Astronomers announce another planet around Beta Pictoris, simulations explain Jupiter's large and fuzzy core, and observations reveal an ancient star.

    The post Beta Pic’s New Planet, Jupiter’s Fuzzy Core & An Ancient Star appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  4. It's high summer and time to party — star party, that is. The RAC Summer Star Party offered fun, friends, and some good, clear nights this year. As is typical for New England, the spring season was wet and cloudy with few opportunities for extended observing sessions. But at least that meant I had plenty of time to dream up my observing lists for the summer star party season. This […]

    The post The RAC Summer Star Party appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  5. The Osiris-REX spacecraft will sample one of four sites on the asteroid Bennu in July 2020.

    The post NASA Selects Final Four Asteroid Landing Sites for Osiris-REX appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  6. Meet the white dwarf that defies all expectations.

    The post An “Impossible” White Dwarf Identified in Kepler Data appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  7. Astronomers have discovered galaxies that have escaped detection until now, uncovering a missing link in galaxy evolution.

    The post “Invisible” Galaxies Found in the Young Universe appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  8. The astronomer who taught us we are all made of stardust celebrate her 100th birthday on August 12, 2019.

    The post Happy Birthday, Margaret Burbidge! appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  9. As protests against the construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope continue, the directors of Maunakea Observatories have taken the unprecedented move of closing all observatories atop the mountain.

    The post Maunakea Observatories Shuttered Amid Protests (Update: Observatories Have Reopened) appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  10. It looks like Jupiter got slammed again! A bright flash from a possible impact lit up the planet's South Equatorial Belt Tuesday night. 

    The post Texas Amateur Detects Possible Impact on Jupiter appeared first on Sky & Telescope.