Slashdot Items Tagged "telescope"

Date / Time Story
Friday April 13, 2018 @01:15AM Hubble Telescope Discovers a Light-Bending 'Einstein Ring' In Space
Friday March 16, 2018 @12:14AM NASA's Planet-Hunting Kepler Space Telescope Is Running Out of Fuel
Thursday February 22, 2018 @08:54PM Amateur Astronomer Spots Supernova Right As It Begins
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @06:59PM NASA Poised To Topple a Planet-Finding Barrier
Monday January 15, 2018 @09:30PM The James Webb Space Telescope Has Emerged From the Freezer
Thursday November 02, 2017 @06:10PM Five New Asteroids Surprise Astronomers In Hubble Images
Friday September 29, 2017 @06:17PM Hawaii Approves Telescope On Volcano Sacred To Indigenous People
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @04:37PM NASA's Hubble Captures Blistering Pitch-Black Planet
Monday August 07, 2017 @10:43AM China Built the World's Largest Telescope, But Has No One To Run It
Friday April 07, 2017 @07:40AM Earth-Sized Telescope Set To Snap First Picture of a Black Hole
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @04:33PM Astronomers Pinpoint Location of Mysterious Cosmic Radio Bursts
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @10:00AM Australia To Play Strategic Role in Biggest Ever Search For Extra-Terrestrial Life
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @04:37PM World's Largest Space Telescope Is Complete, Expected To Launch In 2018
Monday July 11, 2016 @06:20PM New Dwarf Planet Discovered In Outer Solar System
Friday July 08, 2016 @08:54PM First Water Clouds Reported Outside The Solar System
Monday July 04, 2016 @10:03AM China Finishes Building Its Alien-Hunting Telescope
Saturday June 25, 2016 @01:19AM NASA Approves Five More Years For Hubble Space Telescope
Thursday June 16, 2016 @08:20PM Small Asteroid Discovered Orbiting Earth
Thursday June 02, 2016 @06:05PM Universe Is Expanding Faster Than We Thought
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @09:14PM NASA's Planet Hunter Spots Record 1,284 New Planets, 9 In A Habitable Zone
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @12:05AM Mysterious Gamma-Ray Burst May Be Linked To Gravitational Wave Find
Sunday March 27, 2016 @10:31PM Japan's Space Agency Loses Contact With New X-Ray Telescope Satellite "Hitomi"
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @03:03PM NASA Announces WFIRST As a New Space Observatory
Monday February 22, 2016 @06:58AM NASA Moves Forward With Mission Using Spy Satellite Telescope
Thursday February 18, 2016 @11:25PM Astronomers No Longer Need To Avoid the "Zone of Avoidance"
Sunday February 07, 2016 @02:34PM Thirty Meter Telescope Likely Never Gets Built ... In Hawaii
Saturday February 06, 2016 @12:27PM Giant Magellan Telescope Set To Revolutionize Ground-Based Astronomy
Thursday January 28, 2016 @03:27PM The Future of Astronomy: NASA's James Webb Space Telescope
Thursday December 03, 2015 @09:01AM Giant Telescope Project Stalled By Hawaiian Natives
Monday November 09, 2015 @02:05PM SETI Fails To Detect Signals Coming From KIC 8462852
Monday August 31, 2015 @07:24PM World's Most Powerful Digital Camera Sees Construction Green Light
Monday June 22, 2015 @01:51AM Mauna Kea Telescope Construction Slated To Resume
Saturday May 02, 2015 @02:46PM Native Hawaiian Panel Withdraws Support For World's Largest Telescope
Thursday April 23, 2015 @03:04PM Virtual Telescope Readied To Image Black Hole's 'Ring of Fire'
Thursday March 05, 2015 @10:55AM Massive Exoplanet Evolved In Extreme 4-Star System
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @12:45PM Proposed Space Telescope Uses Huge Opaque Disk To Surpass Hubble
Thursday January 15, 2015 @12:05PM Exoplanet Hunting NGTS Telescope Array Achieves First Light
Monday October 27, 2014 @01:10AM Dwarf Galaxies Dim Hopes of Dark Matter
Wednesday August 27, 2014 @05:44PM NASA Telescopes Uncover Early Construction of Giant Galaxy
Saturday August 23, 2014 @07:23PM Slashdot Asks: Cheap But Reasonable Telescopes for Kids?
Saturday June 21, 2014 @07:08AM Construction of World's Largest Telescope Finally Underway in Chile
Sunday June 15, 2014 @10:10AM Radar Data Yields High-Resolution Views of Near-Earth Asteroid HQ124
Friday June 06, 2014 @09:46PM Astronomers Solve Puzzle of Mysterious Streaks In Radio Images of the Sky
Thursday February 20, 2014 @04:59PM European Space Agency Picks Plato Planet-hunting Mission
Thursday January 16, 2014 @01:15PM Telescope Designer and Astronomer John Dobson, 1915-2014
Tuesday January 07, 2014 @12:26PM Exoplanet Camera Now Online
Tuesday November 05, 2013 @12:44PM Cold War Spoils: Amateur Builds Telescope With 70-Inch Lens
Monday August 26, 2013 @03:14PM Workers at Chile's ALMA Telescope Strike Over Working Conditions
Thursday August 22, 2013 @09:10AM Magellan II's Adaptive Optics Top Hubble's Resolution
Thursday July 25, 2013 @08:59AM Supercomputer Becomes Massive Router For Global Radio Telescope
Thursday July 18, 2013 @09:17AM Very Large Telescope Observes Gas Cloud Being Ripped Apart By Black Hole
Tuesday April 30, 2013 @08:22AM Helium Depleted, Herschel Space Telescope Mission Ends
Monday April 15, 2013 @04:51AM Construction of World's Largest Optical Telescope Approved
Monday April 08, 2013 @08:55PM "Dark Lightning" Could Expose Airline Passengers To Radiation
Sunday April 07, 2013 @02:45PM Beyond Kepler: Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite Set For 2017 Launch
Friday March 15, 2013 @06:20PM Lowell Observatory crowd-sources refurbishment of 24" Clark telescope
Friday February 22, 2013 @07:05AM First asteroid-tracking satellite will be Canadian
Friday February 08, 2013 @07:35PM No Wi-Fi Around Huge Radio Telescope
Sunday January 13, 2013 @09:43AM Bushfire threatens major telescope (again)
Thursday October 25, 2012 @11:04AM Magellan Telescope First Mega-Mirror Polished and Ready
Friday October 05, 2012 @10:07PM Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder Goes Live
Friday September 28, 2012 @08:25PM Astronomy Portfolio Review Recommends Defunding US's Biggest Telescope
Tuesday August 21, 2012 @09:30AM Mirrors Finished For James Webb Space Telescope
Thursday August 16, 2012 @08:12AM Vote On What the Very Large Telescope Observes
Wednesday July 11, 2012 @12:39PM Project 1640: A telescope that sees exo-planets directly
Saturday June 02, 2012 @05:44PM No Intelligent Aliens Detected In Gliese 581
Friday May 25, 2012 @09:06AM Australia and South Africa to share the SKA
Thursday April 26, 2012 @08:27AM World's Largest Digital Camera Project Passes Critical Milestone
Wednesday April 11, 2012 @08:22AM SKA Might Be Split Between South Africa and Australia
Wednesday April 11, 2012 @06:35AM Giant telescope might be split
Sunday March 25, 2012 @07:04PM SKA Telescope Site Debate Not Over Yet
Sunday March 25, 2012 @06:37PM SKA telescope site debate not over yet
Saturday March 24, 2012 @12:30AM Massive Construction Effort Begins For World's Largest Telescope
Friday March 09, 2012 @09:22PM South Africa Wins Science Panel's Backing To Host SKA Telescope
Thursday February 16, 2012 @09:29AM Decision Time For SKA Telescope Bids
Tuesday February 07, 2012 @09:37AM Milky Way Magnetic Fields Charted
Sunday January 08, 2012 @01:03AM Chance To Snap Up Your Own Observatory
Saturday December 10, 2011 @03:18AM Massive Radio Telescope Starts Observing the Skies
Wednesday December 07, 2011 @02:17AM World's largest submillimeter camera set to probe
Friday October 28, 2011 @06:34PM Quiet Cellular Antenna Tech To Boost S. African SKA Bid
Monday October 03, 2011 @08:43AM World's most powerful telescope begins search for
Tuesday September 13, 2011 @11:02AM "Wi-Fi Refugees" Shelter in West Virginia Mountains
Saturday September 10, 2011 @03:25PM How the Webb Space Telescope Got So Expensive
Monday September 05, 2011 @01:44PM Cryogenic Truck Services Remote Telescopes
Thursday August 11, 2011 @01:17PM Australian Research Network Plans For 100Gbps
Saturday August 06, 2011 @08:37PM SETI Finds Funds For the Allen Telescope Array (For Now)
Thursday July 21, 2011 @04:34PM Russia Launches Delayed Radiotelescope
Thursday July 07, 2011 @06:33PM SKA Telescope Set To Generate More Data Than Current Net
Thursday July 07, 2011 @01:21PM Congress Dumps James Webb Space Telescope
Sunday June 05, 2011 @07:19PM Compressed Time at the Australia Telescope Compact Array
Sunday May 29, 2011 @11:07AM Time Lapse Video of the VLT In Chile
Tuesday May 24, 2011 @09:35PM Australians Look To SkyNet For SKA Telescope
Monday May 09, 2011 @12:46AM Kepler May Uncover Numerous Ring Worlds
Wednesday February 23, 2011 @02:10AM LOFAR, the World's Biggest Telescope, Is Up and Running
Tuesday February 22, 2011 @01:23PM LOFAR, the world's biggest telescope
Friday November 12, 2010 @12:24PM James Webb Space Telescope Cost Overruns Adding Up
Sunday October 24, 2010 @11:15AM NASA Releases Failure Report On Outback Crash
Thursday September 16, 2010 @01:07PM Hubble In Anaglyph Stereo 3D
Friday September 10, 2010 @06:16PM Mega-Volcanoes Might Be Detectable On Exoplanets
Friday August 27, 2010 @01:07AM Kepler Spacecraft Finds System With Multiple Planets Transiting the Star
Sunday August 22, 2010 @11:16PM Yet another Jupiter impact (reusable headline)
Thursday August 12, 2010 @04:18PM First Pulsar Discovery By an @Home Project
Sunday August 01, 2010 @11:46PM Equatorial Mounts For Budget Astrophotography?
Sunday August 01, 2010 @07:20PM Hubble Accuracy Surpassed By Earthbound Telescope
Sunday August 01, 2010 @12:02PM Hubble accuracy surpassed by earthbound telescope
Wednesday July 21, 2010 @03:04PM Evidence For 200-Year-Old Comet Impact On Neptune
Thursday July 08, 2010 @01:21PM Implantable Eye Telescope Finally FDA Approved
Tuesday July 06, 2010 @09:03AM First Full-Sky Image From Planck Mission
Wednesday June 30, 2010 @01:45PM First Direct Photo of Exoplanet Confirmed
Friday June 25, 2010 @12:06AM 1,400 Megapixel Pan-STARRS Telescope Comes Online
Thursday June 24, 2010 @01:08PM IceCube Telescope Takes Shape Below Antarctic Ice
Thursday June 24, 2010 @09:25AM 1,400 Megapixel Pan-STARRS Telescope Online
Thursday June 17, 2010 @08:11PM Deformable Liquid Mirrors For Adaptive Optics
Friday June 04, 2010 @09:01PM R2D2 Observatory
Thursday May 27, 2010 @09:41PM New Zealand Joins Aussie Bid For Vast Radio Telescope Array
Thursday May 27, 2010 @01:09AM New Zealand joins Aussie SKA bid
Thursday May 06, 2010 @01:40PM First Full Science Results From Herschel
Wednesday April 28, 2010 @01:48PM Planck Satellite Reveals Star Formation Processes
Monday April 26, 2010 @10:30PM Location chosen for European Extremely Large Teles
Sunday April 25, 2010 @08:38PM 20 Years of Hubble
Sunday April 25, 2010 @07:11AM LOFAR Telescope Array Grabs First Pulsar Images
Wednesday March 17, 2010 @01:38PM Planck Mission Releases Images of Galactic Dust
Saturday February 27, 2010 @02:55PM How Telescopes Deal With Earthquakes In Chile
Saturday December 19, 2009 @04:12PM NASA Flight Tests Unique Jumbo Jet.
Thursday November 05, 2009 @12:21AM Reverse Orbit Planet Found 1,000 Light Years Away
Thursday September 17, 2009 @06:55PM Telescope network to crunch an exabyte of data a d
Wednesday March 11, 2009 @09:59AM The First Phone Call Was 133 Years Ago
Friday February 13, 2009 @01:18PM The Herschel Telescope Close To Blast Off
Saturday December 13, 2008 @01:58PM Astronomers Dissect a Supermassive Black Hole
Saturday October 04, 2008 @09:43AM 6.7 Meter Telescope To Capture 30 Terabytes Per Night
Saturday May 03, 2008 @01:08PM Proposed Telescope Focuses Light Without Mirror Or Lens
Wednesday January 09, 2008 @03:53AM Upgraded Hubble To Be 90 Times As Powerful
Sunday December 09, 2007 @09:50AM Adaptive Thirty Meter Telescope Sees Progress
Saturday September 08, 2007 @02:25AM A Telescope as Big as the Earth
Wednesday January 10, 2007 @02:19AM The Astronomical Event Search Engine
Thursday December 21, 2006 @11:20AM BLAST Telescope About To Launch From Antarctica
Friday November 24, 2006 @09:27PM Giant Mexican Telescope Launched
Wednesday November 08, 2006 @02:34AM Space Telescope Catches Monster Flare
Monday November 06, 2006 @11:53AM Funding Cut For Arecibo Observatory
Sunday May 21, 2006 @09:23AM Planet Discovered Using Telephoto Camera Lenses
Saturday May 20, 2006 @04:06PM New Wide-Angle Telescope to Capture Night Sky
Thursday March 02, 2006 @07:18PM Telescopes Useless by 2050?