We are honored to inform you that Reinhard Genzel, together with Andrea Ghez and Roger Penrose, receive the Nobel Prize in Physics 2020 for their research on black holes.> more
GRAVITY zooms in on stars around the supermassive black hole at the heart of our Milky Way
The International Max Planck Research School on Astrophysics is celebrating its 20th birthday these days
First eROSITA X-ray data release to the public
Using the SRG/eROSITA all-sky survey data, scientists at the MPE have found two previously quiescent galaxies that now show quasi-periodic eruptions.
Long-awaited review reveals journey of water from interstellar clouds to habitable worlds
In the first all-sky survey by the eROSITA X-ray telescope onboard SRG, astronomers at the Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics have identified a previously unknown supernova remnant, dubbed “Hoinga.”
The Max Planck Director is honored for his observations of the black hole in the Galactic Center