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AURAs Centers enable the next decade of astronomical discoveries through world-class facilities and science
Advancing our knowledge of the Sun and operation of the largest and most advanced solar telescope in the world
National Solar Observatory
Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST)
Discovering Our Universe Together
Space Telescope Science Institute
Helping humanity explore the universe with advanced space telescopes and ever-growing data archives
STScI: Webb, Hubble Capture Detailed Views of DART Impact
NOIRLab: Potential First Traces of the Universe’s Earliest Stars
STScI: New Webb Image Captures Clearest View of Neptune’s Rings in Decades
Alejandra Voigt Named as Vice President and Head of Mission for AURA Observatory in Chile
“The Hunt for Planet B” wins Emmy Award
Dr. Nancy A. Levenson New Interim Director of Space Telescope Science Institute
AURA enables astronomical discovery and promotes broad engagement in exploring the Universe.
The preeminent US national center for ground-based, nighttime optical and infrared astronomy.
Advancing knowledge of the Sun, the dominant external influence on Earth and the local archetype of a typical star.
Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) is a multi-mission operations center for NASA’s flagship observatories and a world-class astronomical research center.
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