"The history of astronomy is a history of receding horizons"

- Edwin Hubble –

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News

  • Five exoplanet system
    Astronomers discover a planetary system with three super-Earths and two super-Mercuries
  • Sextans A
    The first extensive catalogue of massive stars with low metallicity
  • CLASP2.1
    The CLASP2.1 mission team receives a NASA award
  • The Rector of the University of La Laguna (ULL) visits the Gran Telescopio de Canarias to give an impulse to the Sustainability Plan for the telescope
  • Errant intermediate-mass black holes
    The possible detection of elusive intermediate mass black holes
  • Visit of Minister of Science and Innovation Diana Morant
    The Minister of Science, Diana Morant, visits the scientific installations at the Roque de los Muchachos Observatory

Events

  • 21 Nov 22
    02 Dec 22
    Upcoming
    XXXIII Canary Islands Winter School of Astrophysics: Astroparticle Physics and Cosmology
    "Salón de actos" del Museo de la Ciencia y el
    09:00
    19:00

Employment

  • Five PhD Fellowships at IAC in Astronomical Research (PS-2022-027)

    The IAC (Tenerife, Spain) invites applications for FIVE PhD fellowships in Astrophysics. The research topics pursued at the IAC include most areas of Astrophysics: Solar Physics, Planetary Systems

  • Un Contrato - Administrativo/a - Código de Proceso Selectivo PS-2022-086

    Resolución de la Dirección del Consorcio Público Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias por la que se adjudica un contrato para un/a Administrativo/a, dentro de convenio, en la modalidad de contrato