RADIO ASTRONOMY IS:

Revealing the Invisible Universe

Radio astronomy is the study of celestial objects that give off radio waves. With radio astronomy, we study astronomical phenomena that can be invisible.

RADIO ASTRONOMY IS:

In the News!

Our cutting-edge telescopes are used to make new discoveries every day.

RADIO ASTRONOMY IS:

Exploration

Interactively learn about our Universe, our telescopes, and the people who make it all possible.

Image of the Week:

A Star Turns On

In this artist's interpretation, the spinning disk of a newly-forming star swirls the gas around it in a counter-clockwise motion. The gas is coded by color, with reds showing speed away from us and blue showing speeds toward us. This new star resides in the giant star-forming cloud in the Orion constellation.