Latest Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics Stories
Researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics have, for the first time, created three-dimensional computer models in order to study the formation of neutron stars at the center of collapsing stars, officials from the German research center announced earlier this week.
Astronomers have found a cluster of stars that they say survived a massacre 13 billion years ago.
Scientists at the Naval Research Laboratory are part of an international team that has pooled their radio observations into a database, producing the highest precision map to date of the magnetic field within our own Milky Way galaxy.
NASA will hold a teleconference with reporters at 1 pm EST on Wednesday, Feb 17, to discuss the latest Chandra X-ray Observatory findings that advance our understanding of certain supernovae.
Information field theory enables astronomers, medical practitioners and geologists to look into places where their measuring instruments are blind.
A European-led team of astronomers are providing hints that a recent supernova may not be as normal as initially thought.
An international team of astrophysicists led by researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics presents the worldwide largest simulation of the universe and an accurate theoretical model for the growth of galaxies and supermassive black holes.
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