Press releases

Will this new solar maximum solve the puzzle of the Sun’s gamma-ray picture?
Published 7 February, 2024 in Outreach

Gráfico da densidade, codificada por cores, de raios gama com energias entre 5 e 150 gigaeletrões-volt por fotão, emitidos pelo Sol entre outubro de 2013 e janeiro de 2015

The Sun’s polar regions were the most active emitting high energy radiation during the previous solar maximum, an imbalance yet to be explained, and reported for the first time in... read more ❯
Black holes are missing in the early Universe, and computers are after them
Published 6 December, 2023 in Outreach

Conceção artística de um buraco negro.

Forthcoming sky surveys with radio telescopes will capture millions of galaxies in the early Universe, but only automatic tools, like the algorithm created by a team led by the Institute... read more ❯
Black holes might have the answer to the expansion of the Universe
Published 28 February, 2023 in Outreach

Conceção artística de um buraco negro

An international team, with the participation of the Institute of Astrophysics and Space Sciences (IA), suggests that the mass of black holes increases with the scale of the Universe. It is... read more ❯
IA researchers among the most influential worldwide in 2021
Published 17 October, 2022 in Outreach

The newest version of the world ranking of most cited researchers includes seven researchers of the Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA). The most recent1 “World’s Top 2% Scientists... read more ❯
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