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TESS first light on stellar physics
Among the 32 thousand stars observed in short cadence in the first 2 months of science operations, asteroseismic data from the TESS space mission revealed 5 rare roAp stars, including the fastest pulsator in this class.
The building blocks for astronomically literate citizens
The first global document that proposes a definition for Astronomy Literacy was published in open-access, and Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA) is one of the authoring institutions.
Forecasting the hunt for the first supermassive black holes
A study predicting the number of supermassive black holes in the early Universe within the reach of future X-ray and radio observatories was led by the Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA).
On Pluto the Winter is approaching, and the atmosphere is vanishing into frost
A study that gathers fourteen years of observations of Pluto had the participation of Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA).
Pathfinders for the world's largest radiotelescope are gathered in Lisbon
The Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA) hosts an international meeting to discuss the scientific and technological work that is preparing the ground for SKA.
Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia COMPETE 2020 PORTUGAL 2020 União Europeia