CLASH in the News

Watch this page for updates on discoveries and other newsworthy events about the CLASH program.

CLASH Press Releases and APOD Posts:

Hubble Captures Massive Dead Disk Galaxy that Challenges Theories...
Astronomy Picture of the Day: SN Refsdal - First Predicted SNe Image
Cosmic Lens Helps Hubble Find a Distant Supernova
Bending the Light
Astronomy Picture of the Day: Four Images of Distant Supernova
NASA Observatories Find Most Distant Galaxy Candidate
NASA Telescopes Spy Ultra-Distant Galaxy
Detailed Dark Matter Map Yields Clues to Galaxy Cluster Growth
Astronomy Picture of the Day: MACS1206, A Cluster Gravitational Lens
Ambitious Hubble Survey Obtaining New Dark Matter Census

THE CLASH SURVEY HAS BEEN COMPLETED.  On July 9, 2013 the final observations for the CLASH Multi-cycle Treasury program were successfully obtained (of the cluster MACS J1311-0310).

CLASH OVERVIEW PAPER:  Our survey overview paper is available at:  Postman et al. 2012, ApJS, 199, 25.  Please read this paper for the most complete details about the CLASH survey. See the Publications link at the top of the page for a listing of submitted and published scientific results using CLASH data.

HIGH-LEVEL SCIENCE PRODUCTS AVAILABLE!  See the  MAST Treasury, Archival, Legacy, and Large Program  website  to access HLSP for CLASH clusters.