All News - 2011

Weekly Science Update - December 23, 2011
Earths II and III

Press Release - December 20, 2011
First Earth-Sized Planets Found

Weekly Science Update - December 16, 2011
The Earliest Stars in the Universe

Weekly Science Update - December 09, 2011
Mysterious Red Galaxies

Weekly Science Update - December 02, 2011
Hot Cores in Dark Clouds

Press Release - December 01, 2011
Strange New "Species" of Ultra-Red Galaxy Discovered

Press Release - November 30, 2011
New Exhibition, Website Guide Visitors through the Evolving Universe

Weekly Science Update - November 25, 2011
A Black Hole Unmasked

Press Release - November 18, 2011
NASA's Chandra Adds to Black Hole Birth Announcement

Weekly Science Update - November 18, 2011
A Serendipitous Gravitational Lens

Weekly Science Update - November 11, 2011
The Water Reservoir in a Young Planetary System

Weekly Science Update - November 04, 2011
Water and Ammonia Factories

Press Release - November 03, 2011
City Lights Could Reveal E.T. Civilization

News Feature - November 02, 2011
Experience "The Evolving Universe" Exhibit at the National Museum of Natural History

Weekly Science Update - October 28, 2011
The High Energy Crab

Weekly Science Update - October 21, 2011
Rendezvous with a Near Earth Object

News Feature - October 18, 2011
Professor Alicia Soderberg Awarded a 2011 Packard Fellowship in Science and Engineering

News Feature - October 18, 2011
Observatory Night Recognizes 70th Anniversary of "Sky & Telescope"

Press Release - October 17, 2011
Dark Matter Mystery Deepens

Weekly Science Update - October 14, 2011
The Orbits of Exoplanets

Weekly Science Update - October 07, 2011
Stellar Winds

Press Release - October 06, 2011
Crab Pulsar Dazzles Astronomers with its Gamma-Ray Beams

Press Release - October 03, 2011
CfA Project Gets First Look through New ALMA Telescope

News Feature - October 03, 2011
President Barack Obama Recognizes Justin Kasper With Early Career Award

Weekly Science Update - September 30, 2011
An Exoplanet Orbiting a Double Star

Press Release - September 29, 2011
NASA Space Telescope Finds Fewer Asteroids Near Earth

News Feature - September 28, 2011
Harvard Professor David Charbonneau Wins Fannie Cox Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching

Weekly Science Update - September 23, 2011
A Pair of Black Holes

Weekly Science Update - September 16, 2011
All that Glitters is not Gold

Press Release - September 15, 2011
From Star Wars to Science Fact: Tatooine-Like Planet Discovered

News Feature - September 15, 2011
Justin Kasper Selected as One of Popular Science Magazine's "Brilliant Ten" for 2011

Weekly Science Update - September 09, 2011
Dark Clouds in Space

Press Release - September 08, 2011
Invisible World Discovered

News Feature - September 07, 2011
Fall Public Events Schedule Now Online

Press Release - September 06, 2011
Our Galaxy Might Hold Thousands of Ticking "Time Bombs"

Weekly Science Update - September 02, 2011
Blazars

Press Release - August 31, 2011
NASA's Chandra Finds Nearest Pair of Supermassive Black Holes

Weekly Science Update - August 26, 2011
Making Massive Stars

News Feature - August 25, 2011
Swift Satellite Alerts Astronomers to Cosmic Accident in Constellation Draco

Weekly Science Update - August 19, 2011
Habitable Zones

Weekly Science Update - August 12, 2011
The Central Region of the Milky Way

Press Release - August 11, 2011
Alien World is Blacker than Coal

News Feature - August 11, 2011
A Cosmic Inkblot Test

Weekly Science Update - August 05, 2011
The Milky Way's Supermassive Black Hole

Weekly Science Update - July 29, 2011
The Puzzle of the Sun's Coronal Heating

Weekly Science Update - July 22, 2011
A Thousand Planets

Press Release - July 21, 2011
Exoplanet Aurora: An Out-of-this-World Sight

Weekly Science Update - July 15, 2011
Possibly the Most Distant Object Known

Press Release - July 13, 2011
Evolved Stars Locked in Fatalistic Dance

Weekly Science Update - July 08, 2011
Building Galaxies

News Feature - July 06, 2011
Special Summer Observatory Night

Weekly Science Update - July 01, 2011
The Making of Dust

News Feature - Prize - June 29, 2011
Gaspar Bakos Wins the 2011 Maria and Eric Muhlmann Award

Weekly Science Update - June 24, 2011
X-ray Illumination of Supernova Ejecta

Weekly Science Update - June 17, 2011
The X-Ray Puzzle of Protostellar Jets

News Feature - June 14, 2011
SMA Community Day Workshop

Weekly Science Update - June 10, 2011
A New, Distant Arm of the Milky Way Galaxy

Press Release - June 08, 2011
New Supernova Remnant Lights Up

Weekly Science Update - June 03, 2011
Comet Hartley 2

News Feature - May 31, 2011
A School Telescope, Through the Internet

Weekly Science Update - May 27, 2011
Measuring the Clumpiness of Proto-Planetary Disks

Press Release - May 25, 2011
The Spitzer Photo Atlas of Galactic "Train Wrecks"

Press Release - May 25, 2011
Astronomers Unveil Most Complete 3-D Map of Local Universe

Press Release - May 23, 2011
Kepler's Astounding Haul of Multiple-Planet Systems

Press Release - May 23, 2011
How to Learn a Star's True Age

Weekly Science Update - May 20, 2011
Measuring Galaxy Black Hole Masses

Weekly Science Update - May 13, 2011
The Chandra Carina Complex Project

News Feature - May 11, 2011
Author's Night, Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Press Release - May 09, 2011
CfA "Whipple" Mission Selected by NASA for Technology Development

Weekly Science Update - May 06, 2011
Black Holes from the Dawn of the Universe

News Feature - May 02, 2011
New Type of Exploding Star Discovered

Press Release - April 29, 2011
Student's Prediction Points the Way to Hot, Dense Super-Earth

Weekly Science Update - April 29, 2011
Binary White Dwarf Stars

Weekly Science Update - April 22, 2011
Dust, Blowing in the Wind

News Feature - April 21, 2011
Special Event: Sunday, May 1, 12 noon - 4 pm

News Feature - April 15, 2011
On the Road: SI Secretary Wayne Clough Visits Arizona (Part II)

Weekly Science Update - April 15, 2011
Imaging a Multiple Star

Press Release - April 13, 2011
Far-Future Astronomers Could Still Deduce the Big Bang

Press Release - April 08, 2011
Newly Merged Black Hole Eagerly Shreds Stars

Weekly Science Update - April 08, 2011
The Most Massive Distant Object Known

Press Release - April 06, 2011
Two Dying Stars Reborn as One

Press Release - April 04, 2011
NSF Will Transfer Prototype Radio Antenna to Center for Astrophysics

News Feature - April 01, 2011
On the Road: SI Secretary Wayne Clough Visits Arizona

Weekly Science Update - April 01, 2011
Explaining the Mystery of the Missing Sunspots

Weekly Science Update - March 25, 2011
Magnetic Fields in Interstellar Clouds

News Feature - March 25, 2011
New Candidate for "Coldest Star" is Same Temperature as a Hot Cup of Coffee

Weekly Science Update - March 18, 2011
Enriching the Intracluster Medium

Weekly Science Update - March 11, 2011
The Rich Chemistry Around an Evolved Star

News Feature - March 10, 2011
NGC 4151: An Active Black Hole in the "Eye of Sauron"

Weekly Science Update - March 04, 2011
An Exoplanet with a Potassium-Rich Atmosphere

Press Release - March 02, 2011
Solar Mystery Solved

Weekly Science Update - February 25, 2011
The Murmur of a Monster

Weekly Science Update - February 18, 2011
A Wealth of Molecules in an Extreme Galaxy

Press Release - February 14, 2011
HARPS-N Instrument Will Help Confirm Kepler's Planet Finds

Weekly Science Update - February 11, 2011
A System of Six

News Feature - February 10, 2011
CfA Astronomers Featured in New Planetarium Show, "Undiscovered Worlds"

Weekly Science Update - February 04, 2011
Water Vapor in Space

Weekly Science Update - January 28, 2011
Binary Planetesimals

Press Release - January 27, 2011
Tour John Huchra's Universe with WorldWide Telescope

Weekly Science Update - January 21, 2011
The Power of Spin

News Feature - Prize - January 19, 2011
Robert Kirshner Awarded the 2011 Heineman Prize

News Feature - Prize - January 14, 2011
Dr. Gaspar Bakos Awarded 2011 Newton Lacy Pierce Prize

Weekly Science Update - January 14, 2011
Young Stellar Clusters

Press Release - January 13, 2011
The Best Way to Measure Dark Energy Just Got Better

Press Release - January 11, 2011
New Telescope Exploring Solar System "Outback"

Weekly Science Update - January 07, 2011
Exoplanetary Systems

Press Release - January 04, 2011
Grant Williams Appointed New Director of MMT Observatory

Press Release - January 04, 2011
Smithsonian Scientists "Fill the Gap," View Sun's Innermost Corona


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