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    ANTONIA VARELA: “La Medalla de Canarias me permite poner el acento en lo que importa: seguir hablando del cielo, de igualdad y de comunicar la ciencia”
  • El IAC felicita el Día de Canarias
    El IAC celebra el Día de Canarias
  • A large white machine with two big doors (polishing machine for large surfaces) in a white room with high ceilings (IACTEC's south clean room).
    The IAC moves towards becoming a global benchmark in the manufacture of optical elements
  • Artist’s concept of Gliese 12 b
    Astronomers discover one of the closest potentially habitable exoplanets to Earth
  • Euclid early observation images
    First Euclid results dazzle scientific community
  • An artist’s concept of the exoplanet SPECULOOS-3 b orbiting its red dwarf star. The planet is as big around as Earth, while its star is slightly bigger than Jupiter – but much more massive. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech
    Astronomers discover Earth-sized exoplanet orbiting ultra-cool star


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    La Palma, Canary Islands, Spain

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    SONG 2024 Science Meeting

    IACTEC. La Laguna, Canary Islands, Spain

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    11th Coronal Loops Workshop

    La Laguna, Canary Islands, Spain



  • Six PhD Fellowships at IAC in Astronomical Reserarch (PS-2024-036)
    SIX PhD FELLOWSHIPS AT IAC ASTRONOMICAL RESEARCH (Ref. PS-2024-036) The IAC (Tenerife, Spain) invites applications for SIX PhD fellowships in Astrophysics. 1.- Astrophysical Research (5 contracts) 2.-
  • One Postdoctoral Contract ESTALLIDOS 8 2024 (PS-2024-030)
    The IAC (Tenerife) announces ONE postdoctoral contract to work on the project linked to the line of research “ Starbursts in Galaxies: Multifaced study of star formation in the Universe ”. The