Dr. Norbert Junkes
Presse- und Öffentlichkeitsarbeit
Phone:+49 228 525-399

Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie, Bonn

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Research News

GLOSTAR - tracing atomic and molecular gas in the Milky Way

July 22, 2021
Two powerful telescopes provide the most detailed radio maps of the Northern Galactic Plane [more]

Into the Dark Heart of Centaurus A

July 19, 2021
Event Horizon Telescope exposes the center of the nearest radio galaxy [more]

A new telescope to study Einstein’s theory and Nature’s most compact objects

May 06, 2021
Using the South African MeerKAT telescope, astronomers started to systematically explore binary pulsars for tests of gravity [more]

The Discovery of 8 New Millisecond Pulsars

April 28, 2021
South Africa’s MeerKAT Radio Telescope explored the central re-gions of globular clusters in search of very weak pulsars [more]

Multifrequency Observations of M87*

April 14, 2021
Telescopes unite in unprecedented observations of the famous black hole [more]

The Opticon-RadioNet Pilot Project (ORP) is launched

March 25, 2021
Kick-off for Europe’s largest astronomy network [more]

EHT Astronomers Image Magnetic Fields at the Edge of M 87’s Black Hole

March 24, 2021
Event Horizon Telescope Observations of Polarised Radio Emission of the Supermassive Object in the Centre of M87 [more]

SOFIA/GREAT observations offer new insights into star formation

March 17, 2021
The flying observatory was stationed at Cologne Bonn Airport until 16 March 2021 [more]

Astronomers see whirlwind around possible exoplanet-in-the-making

January 21, 2021
MATISSE observations of the asymmetrical inner disk of HD 163296 [more]

The Opticon-RadioNet Pilot Project (ORP)

December 22, 2020
European Commission facilitates use of European telescopes [more]

INAF joins the MeerKAT+ Project

December 17, 2020
The South African Radio Astronomy Observatory and the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft welcome the Italian Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica as partner on the MeerKAT extension project [more]

An astonishing new three-dimensional view of the dense interstellar gas in our Milky Way

December 03, 2020
SEDIGISM, a survey with the APEX telescope, studies molecular clouds and star formation in the inner galaxy [more]

The Distances of the Stars

November 19, 2020
Resolving Long-standing Mysteries About the First Parallaxes in Astronomy [more]

The ring around the M 87* black hole shadow glitters

September 22, 2020
Turbulent evolution of the M 87* black hole image from 2009 to 2017 [more]

The MeerKAT Extension Project

September 16, 2020
Improvement of the MeerKAT radio telescope array in South Africa by 20 additional dishes [more]
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