The CLASP suborbital rocket experiment, motivated by theoretical investigations carried out at the IAC, provided unprecedented observations of the polarization...
NewsA Sun more complex than expected
NewsCall for IAC-Nordic NOT proposals for semester 2018B
We announce the call for IAC-Nordic proposals for semester 2018B. Deadline: 28 May 2018, at 17:00 h Canarian time (18:00 h CEST) Call for IAC-Nordic NOT...
NewsDesde la Astrofísica a la sociedad
El espacio de colaboración tecnológico y empresarial del Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias, IACTec, organiza un foro de debate sobre transferencia de...
NewsDirect broadcast of the transit of Mercury
Next Monday, November 11th, it will be possible to follow the transit of the planet Mercury across the face of the Sun from the Canary Island Observatories...
NewsGeminids 2018, the last big meteor shower of the year
This astronomical event will be visible from both northern and southern hemispheres, and the peak of its activity will be during the nights of Thursday 13th and...
NewsLa Palma hosts the meeting of the Board of the CTA Observato
The Board of Directors of the CTA Observatory (CTAO gGmbH), the company which directws the construction and the working of the future Cherenkov Telescope Arraty...
NewsNight CAT call for proposals 2019A
The call for proposals for semester 2019A of the night CAT has been released. Deadline on October 2, at 23:59 UT.
NewsNuestro vecindario solar se llena de planetas
El Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias participa en el descubrimiento de una súper-Tierra congelada, alrededor de la estrella de Barnard, en el segundo sistema...
NewsQuadrantids, start the year with good wishes!
The best time to observe the first meteor shower of 2019 will be the night of January 3rd to 4th. The astronomical event will be broadcast live from the...