January 28, 2020

The top prize in high-energy astrophysics has been awarded to Dr. Sheperd Doeleman of the Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian and the Event Horizon Telescope team for the landmark image and analysis of the first shadow of a black hole.

January 7, 2020

For the first time, the Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian will host a "Street" at a conference. The 235th meeting of the American Astronomical Society being held this week in Honolulu, Hawai'i, will have a "CfA Street" in its Exhibit Hall.

Alberto Accomazzi
November 14, 2019

CfA scientist Dr. Alberto Accomazzi has been awarded the Smithsonian Institution's 2019 Secretary Research Prize for "excellence in scholarly websites." The prestigious prize, which has been awarded annual since 2012, goes to Smithsonian websites providing original research and analysis to the scholarly world and the public.