“The history of astronomy is a history of receding horizons”

- Edwin Hubble –

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  • Artistic impression of the super-Earth in orbit round the red dwarf star GJ-740. Credit: Gabriel Pérez Díaz, SMM (IAC).
    A new super-Earth detected orbiting a red dwarf star
  • Daniel Nóbrega Siverio, postdoctoral researcher at the IAC. Credit: Carmen del Puerto (IAC).
    Daniel Nóbrega Siverio, an IAC researcher, wins European Physical Society prize
  • One of the main pyramidal buildings of the central square of Caral, whose major axis is oriented parallel to the Supe river, and towards the major southern lunastice. Credit: A. César González-García (Incipit-CSIC).
    Astronomy and Landscape in the city of Caral, the oldest city in the Americas
  • Firma del acuerdo de gestión del Centro de Visitantes
    Agreement on the management of the Roque de los Muchachos Visitor Centre
  • The presence of ionized gas around galaxies with moves with them leaves a trace in the microwave background radiation (left panel) which can be detected knowing the pattern of velocities of the galaxies provided by the map of fluctuations in their redshift (right panel). Credit: Carlos Hernández-Monteagudo (IAC).
    New light on baryonic matter and gravity on cosmic scales
    Launch of Europe’s largest astronomy network


  • Un contrato postdoctoral QUIJOTE-LiteBIRD 2021/ One contract QUIJOTE-LiteBIRD 2021 (PS-2021-020)

    The IAC (Tenerife) announces ONE postdoctoral contract to work on topics within the project “Investigating the Physics of Inflation through observations of the Cosmic Microwave background from the

  • Un contrato postdoctoral SHARKS 2021 / One postdoctoral contract SHARKS 2021 (PS-2021-019)

    The IAC (Tenerife) announces ONE postdoctoral contract to work on topics within the project “SHARKS: In-depth study of the formation and evolution of distant galaxies” (ProID2020010107), led by Dr