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April 1, 2020

The oral tradition of preserving memory through stories told about the night sky has preserved cultures as far back as the Ancient Greeks and Egyptians.

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.