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

- Edwin Hubble –

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  • Reunión Cabildo, IAC y Starmus
    Cabildo, IAC y Starmus aúnan esfuerzos para que el Festival se celebre en La Palma en 2022
  • Artistic composition of a supermassive black hole regulating the evolution of its environment. Credit: Gabriel Pérez Díaz, SMM (IAC) and Dylan Nelson (Illustris-TNG).
    A study shows the unexpected effect of black holes beyond their own galaxies
  • Poster of the Astronomy Education Adventure in the Canary Islands 2021 course
    The seventh edition of the "Astronomy Education Adventure in the Canary Islands" pays tribute to the mythical series COSMOS
  • Image of the placement of the four legs of the test cryostat in the AIV room of the IAC. Credit: Inés Bonet (IAC).
    The IAC passes successfully the pre-optical revision of the instrument HARMONI
  • An example of a nearby spiral galaxy, M81, where the bulge is easily identified as the central redder part, and the disc, dotted with zones where stars are currently forming and appear as blue regions forming spiral arms. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/ESA/Harvard-Smithsonian CfA.
    The origin of the first structures formed in galaxies like the Milky Way identified
  • IACTEC students
    IACTEC: commited to technological training


  • Un Titulado/a Superior fuera de convenio - Ingeniero/a Mecánico/a-DALI(PoP). Código de proceso selectivo (PS-2021-027)

    Resolución de la Dirección del Consorcio Público Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias por la que se convoca proceso selectivo para la contratación de un/a Titulado/a Superior, fuera de convenio, en la