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...
Massive Filaments Fuel the Growth of Galaxies and Supermassive Black Holes
October 3, 2019
An international group of scientists led by the RIKEN Cluster for Pioneering Research has used observations from the Multi Unit Spectroscopic Explorer at the ESO Very Large Telescope in Chile and Suprime-Cam at the Subaru Telescope to make detailed observations of the filaments of gas connecting galaxies in a large proto-cluster in the early Universe...