Skip to Content

DISCOVERIES > Astronomy & Space

LIGO advanced TACC
UCLA astrophysicist  Andrea Ghez
  • After the Lecture...
  • NSF-funded UCLA astrophysicist Andrea Ghez on probing our galaxy’s supermassive black hole
  • Released December 5, 2014
gradute students , Francois Hebert, Andy Bohn and William Throwe standing in a classroom
  • 'Blockbuster' science images
  • NSF-funded grad students, scientists publish research, play role in Interstellar's black hole imagery
  • Released November 20, 2014
Jaquelin Erazo
  • Making stars
  • Astronomy program provides tools, support to enhance diversity
  • Released October 7, 2014
Alison Coil
Visualization of a rotating and highly magnetized progenitor star
color-composite image of red dwarf stars
montage of images shows the evolution of a white dwarf star
  • Cosmic slurp
  • Georgia Tech researchers use supercomputers to understand and predict signs of black holes swallowing stars
  • Released April 14, 2014
 the Large Hadron Collider.
  • Catching the Fever
  • Particle Fever discovers the human element to physics
  • Released March 14, 2014
Animation from supercomputer data showing the inner zone of the accretion disk of a black hole
  • Let there be light
  • Simulations on NSF-supported supercomputer re-create X-rays emerging from the neighborhood of black holes
  • Released February 18, 2014

Previous | NextShowing 1-10 of 51

Discoveries Home