How are galaxies able to keep forming stars and planets? Astronomers from Texas Christian University are using the Green Bank Telescope to reveal more about this process, studying high-velocity clouds that are being pulled into our Milky Way galaxy by its gravitational pull.(more…)
In data gathered and analyzed over 13 years, the North American Nanohertz Observatory for Gravitational Waves (NANOGrav) has found an intriguing low-frequency signal that may be attributable to gravitational waves.(more…)
The Green Bank Observatory at AAS 237
For the January 2021 meeting there are approximately 47 presentations, sessions, iPosters, and press conferences featuring Green Bank Telescope data, Green Bank Observatory staff, partner organizations, and REU summer students. This list is evolving as the full breadth of meeting items that mention the Green Bank Telescope (GBT) and the Green Bank Observatory are brought to our attention.(more…)
Sign up for our e-blasts and get a FREE goodie packet! Email email@example.com with your mailing address. She will add your email to our GBO e-blast list and mail you a packet including a GBO sticker, key chain, pen, and more!
All AAS attendees are eligible for 10% in the Galaxy Gift Shop! Use the code GBODIG10
The National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) and the Green Bank Observatory (GBO) are saddened by the announcement of the decommissioning of the Arecibo Telescope in Puerto Rico due to recent and devastating structural damage. See the National Science Foundation’s full release here.
Green Bank Observatory site director Dr. Karen O’Neil comments in an interview with WVNS News.(more…)