Subaru Telescope Captures 1800 Exploding Stars
May 29, 2019
Astronomers using the Subaru Telescope identified about 1800 new supernovae in the distant Universe, including 58 Type Ia supernovae over 8 billion light-years away. These findings will help elucidate the expansion of the Universe...
Star Formation in Young Galaxies Not Affected by Environment
May 20, 2019
A team of astronomers used the Subaru Telescope to observe a proto-cluster of galaxies in the early Universe and found that the galaxies in it are forming stars in the same manner as isolated galaxies in the same era. This suggests that the galactic environment does not have a large influence on star formation in young galaxies...