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Tuesday, 29 March 2016 20:23
Published in 2016

Attacker Damages Radio Telescope Site on Mauna Kea

thumb VLBAincidentOfficial statement on the attack of the Mauna Kea VLBA station.
thumb ERAEssential Radio Astronomy for the first time published by Princeton University Press.
thumb SabrinaStierwaltNRAO/UVA astronomer Sabrina Stierwalt honored by L'Oreal and UNESCO.
Thursday, 03 March 2016 09:11
Published in 2016

ALMA Spots Baby Star's Growing Blanket

thumb ASOPRALMA distinguishes between protostar disk and infalling gas.
Friday, 18 December 2015 07:00
Published in 2015

ALMA Trilateral Agreement Signing Ceremony

thumb FCrimNSFThe ALMA partners signed an agreement for operation of ALMA for next 20 years.
Friday, 04 December 2015 11:00
Published in 2015

ALMA Spots Monstrous Baby Galaxies Cradled in Dark Matter

thumb MonstrousGalaxies02ALMA discovers monstrous galaxies in dark matter cradle.
Friday, 20 November 2015 16:30
thumb NRAOHQExteriorAssociated Universities Inc. Has Been Selected as the Management Organization for the National Radio Astronomy Observatory: Largest NSF Cooperative Agreement Ever for Astronomical Research.
Tuesday, 10 November 2015 09:10
Published in 2015

ALMA Links with Other Observatories

thumb ALMA VLBI GlobeALMA expands capabilities in series of VLBI observations. 
Monday, 26 October 2015 14:21
Published in 2015

Listen to the Music of a Dying Star

thumb CDimage The ALMA Music Box, currently on display in Japan, now available on iTunes.
Monday, 05 October 2015 13:30
Published in 2015

ALMA Exhibit Opens in Santiago

thumb ALMAExhibit2ALMA: Exploring Cosmic Origins exhibit opens in Santiago
thumb ReflectionlessFilterReflectionless filters named "Most Valuable Product"
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.