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The Whole Picture of Distant Supercluster in Three Dimensions

The Whole Picture of Distant Supercluster in Three Dimensions

October 22, 2019

A team of astronomers used the Subaru Telescope and Gemini-North Telescope to reveal that a well-known distant supercluster is part of a larger structure at least twice as extended as what was already known. The galaxies associated with the supercluster are thought to have formed simultaneously over a vast area and then evolved to their observed states...

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Saturn Surpasses Jupiter After Discovery of 20 New Moons

Saturn Surpasses Jupiter After Discovery of 20 New Moons

October 7, 2019

Using the Subaru Telescope, a team led by Carnegie's Scott S. Sheppard has found 20 new moons orbiting Saturn. This brings the ringed planet's total number of moons to 82, surpassing Jupiter, which has 79...

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