Einstein's General Relativity Theory Is Questioned But Still Stands 'For Now,' Team Reports
August 11, 2019
Observations using the Infrared Camera and Spectrograph mounted on the Subaru Telescope contributed to a test of Albert Einstein's theory of general relativity around a supermassive black hole by measuring the motion of the Galactic center star S0-2 precisely...
Subaru Telescope Identifies the Outermost Edge of our Milky Way System
June 21, 2019
A team of researchers identified the outermost edge of the Milky Way Galaxy. Using the Subaru Telescope, the researchers examined the boundary of the stellar system that makes up our Galaxy. The ultimate size of our Galaxy is 520,000 light years in radius, 20 times larger than the distance between the Galactic Center and our solar system...