The Astronomy Department
CHEOPS space telescope takes its first pictures
CHEOPS has taken its first pictures. They are exceeding the expectations of the researchers.
Beautiful first images from eROSITA
The scientific performance demonstrated in the first weeks of operations of the eROSITA X-ray telescope promises a breakthrough in our understanding of the energetic Universe.
The stellar nurseries of distant galaxies
An international team headed by researchers of the Department of astronomy has discovered that the properties of molecular clouds, and the number of stars they produce, are different depending on whether they are in distant or nearby galaxies.