Dark Energy Survey (DES)

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November 6, 2019
News Feature
His work aims to deepen our understanding of dark matter, dark energy and other secrets of the universe.
Photo of Panofsky fellow Daniel Gruen
January 8, 2019
News Feature
Scientists, including researchers at SLAC, have only just begun to study the remarkably detailed map they created of a portion of the sky.
DES End of Observations
October 23, 2017
News Feature
The astrophysicist is recognized for her leadership, mentorship and innovative work in understanding how galaxies form.
October 16, 2017
News Feature
The Advanced LIGO gravitational wave detectors have announced their first observation of a binary neutron star coalescence.
August 3, 2017
Press Release
SLAC and Stanford astrophysicists made crucial contributions to the galaxy survey, showing that the universe clumps and expands as predicted by our best cosmological models.
Blanco Telescope
December 20, 2016
News Feature
Scientists furthered studies of the Higgs boson, neutrinos, dark matter, dark energy and cosmic inflation and continued the search for undiscovere
August 30, 2016
News Feature
What can our cosmic neighbors tell us about dark matter and the early universe?
May 6, 2016
News Feature
Astronomers around the world are looking for visible sources of gravitational waves.
January 5, 2016
News Feature
A recent uptick in the discovery of the smallest, oldest galaxies benefits studies of dark matter, galaxy formation and the evolution of the unive
August 17, 2015
News Feature
Scientists on the Dark Energy Survey, using one of the world’s most powerful digital cameras, have discovered eight more faint celestial objects hovering near our Milky Way galaxy.

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