ESA Planck team awarded prestigious prize
The ESA Planck team has been honoured with the 2018 Gruber Cosmology Prize for its mission mapping the cosmic microwave background – relic radiation from the Big Bang that is...News SciencesMay 21, 2018
Herschel et Planck honored with Space Systems...
Herschel and Planck project teams are this year's recipients of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Space Systems Award.News Sciences Institutional, Specialist public, Science and technologySeptember 11, 2015
Planck on line: the whole mission is available
Planck mission passed again a major step. The 2015 delivery comprising all the data and results of the mission since the beginning of the operations in 2009 has been released. The...News Sciences Specialist public, Science and technologyAugust 13, 2015
Second Planck catalogue of compact sources...
A new tool for Astronomers has just been released: the Second Planck catalogue of compact sourcesNews Sciences Institutional, Specialist public, Science and technologyJuly 17, 2015
Jean-Yves Le Gall: “In 2015, CNES will be making...
Monday 5 January, CNES President Jean-Yves Le Gall delivered his New Year wishes to members of the French and international press in the Salle de l’Espace at Paris Les Halles....News Ariane, Observation, Sciences, Telecommunications, Defence, Institutional affairsDecember 11, 2014
Planck reveals the first moments of the Universe
13.8 billion years ago, the Big Bang set off a sudden phase of inflation that stretched the primordial Universe at least 1026 times in less than a blink of an eye.News Sciences InstitutionalMarch 21, 2013
Planck: new results on the foregrounds
ESA's Planck mission news release: our galaxy contains unknown cold gas clouds as well as a mysterious microwave sail. These new results were announced this week during an...News Sciences Science and technologyFebruary 13, 2012
Planck is getting warmer
On Saturday 14th of January 2012 at 12am, the helium 3 pressure in the Planck reservoirs passed below the minimal threshold required to maintain the HFI focal plane at its record...News Sciences Science and technologyJanuary 11, 2012
Planck first light survey reveals promising...
The European infrared telescope has sent back its 1st images of the early Universe. Cosmologists and astrophysicists the world over are now looking forward to a treasure trove of...News Sciences InstitutionalSeptember 22, 2009
Planck to look back to the dawn of the Universe
The European Planck satellite to be launched in 2008 aims to map the geometry and composition of the “1st light” of the Universe more precisely than ever before. But before...News Sciences InstitutionalApril 20, 2006