Most Recent Announcements

thumb PIA19647Radar images and video made with the GBT show double-lobe asteroid. 

thumb band5aNew ALMA Band 5 receivers achieve first fringes.

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 09:00
Published in 2015

ALMA Reveals Cradles of Dense Massive Molecular Cores

thumb g33 dustResearchers using ALMA studied cradles of dense cores where massive stars may form.
thumb ALMAOSFCarlosPadillaALMA Cycle 3 proposal submissions a rousing success.
Thursday, 12 March 2015 09:34
Published in 2015

ALMA Opens For Public Visits

thumb ALMAOSFCarlosPadillaALMA’s Operations Support Facility will open its doors to the public.

Tuesday, 20 January 2015 10:00
Published in 2015

ALMA Goes Broadband with New High-Speed Data Connection

thumb fibervidALMA gets new broadband connection.
Friday, 16 January 2015 10:10
Published in 2015

ALMA Residencia Construction to Start

thumb ALMAResidenciaContract awarded to build new residence for staff and visitors at ALMA.
Monday, 29 December 2014 10:17
Published in 2014

NRAO's Top 10 Radio Hits of 2014

thumb TopTen Looking back at the science news released by NRAO in 2014, the staff scientists at NRAO selected what they believed were the top 10 stories based on both scientific impact and public interest.
thumb ALMAExplorer NRAO has launched the Spanish version of its popular ALMA Explorer.

thumb ALMASC2014Astronomers met in Japan to discuss latest results from ALMA.
VLITE thumbA new system that makes the Karl G Jansky Very Large Array two telescopes in one has been completed and its scientific operations are underway.
thumb AstronomyCoverALMA Finding 'Top Space Story' of 2014

thumb MWExpSS 0914Milky Way Explorer tours our Solar System.
Wednesday, 24 September 2014 09:00
Published in 2014

ALMA Extends Its Arms: Longest baseline ever achieved for ALMA

thumb SergioOtarolaALMA scientists successfully test an antenna 11 kilometers from its nearest neighbor -- the most extended configuration yet.
thumb UranusALMA reached a major milestone by extending its vision fully into the realm of the submillimeter.
thumb ALMA1NRAO has delivered the first of ALMA's four new Front End Handling Vehicles (FEHV).
Wednesday, 20 August 2014 09:00
Published in 2014

Japan and Republic of Korea Sign Agreement on ALMA

thumb KoreaNAOJKorea officially joins in the East Asia ALMA consortium.

Monday, 16 June 2014 11:30
Published in 2014

Final ALMA Antenna Arrives on the Chajnantor Plateau

thumb CrawlingToTopThe 66th and final ALMA antenna has completed its long journey and arrived on the Chajnantor Plateau in Northern Chile.
Tuesday, 27 May 2014 08:33
Published in 2014

ALMA Observatory Launches Website for Children

ALMAKIds thumbA new ALMA Kids mini website created especially for children is launched.
thumb kenkellermanKenneth Kellermann is the recipient of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific’s (ASP) 2014 Bruce Gold Medal.