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

- Edwin Hubble –

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  • 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


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


  • Tres contratos - Ingeniería Mecánica y Software - Código de Proceso Selectivo (PS-2022-033)

    Resolución de la Dirección del Consorcio Público Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias por la que se convoca proceso selectivo para la contratación de tres Ingenieros/as, fuera de convenio, en la

  • One Postdoctoral Contract PARCSEC 2022 (PS-2022-050)

    The IAC (Tenerife) announces ONE short term contract at postdoctoral level to work on topics within the Project “Star formation scaling-laws at parsecs scale” (ProID2021010130), led by Dr. Almudena