• Astronomers find mystery object in mass gap

    University gravitational wave group play key role in international research.

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    Astronomers find mystery object in mass gap
  • New test of dark energy and expansion from cosmic structures

    New analysis of large-scale structure of Universe by Portsmouth researchers finds direct evidence of dark energy, independent of the cosmic microwave background and supernovae.

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    New test of dark energy and expansion from cosmic structures
  • Travel back in time and explore space with new virtual reality app

    A new virtual reality app that allows users to travel back in time and see the universe before the sun was even born

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    Travel back in time and explore space with new virtual reality app
  • Portsmouth cosmologists recognised for contribution to major new space mission

    Major new space mission aims to understand why the expansion of the Universe is accelerating

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    Portsmouth cosmologists recognised for contribution to major new space mission
  • Fellowship awarded to find out why Universe is expanding so fast

    Dr Thomas Collett will research the warping of spacetime around massive galaxies and measure the expansion rate of the Universe

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    Fellowship awarded to find out why Universe is expanding so fast
  • Astrophysicist awarded fellowship for gravitational-wave research

    A University of Portsmouth astrophysicist has been awarded a prestigious fellowship, which supports early career researchers and innovators who show outstanding potential.

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    Astrophysicist awarded fellowship for gravitational-wave research
  • Studying ‘Holes in the Universe’ to sharpen cosmic measurements

    A team led by ICG scientists used BOSS data with measurement of the void-galaxy cross-correlation to improve cosmological constraints

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    Studying ‘Holes in the Universe’ to sharpen cosmic measurements