SkyView - An easy to use
tool that returns digital images of the sky in any waveband from radio
through to gamma rays
VAO DataScope - Query catalogs and services from
the HEASARC and from around the world using a single form
Literature - Links to literature
search engines and online versions of refereed journals and science
New and Updated Databases
status of all data sets available from the HEASARC
cross-reference status of HEASARC data sets with ADS-listed
Science results that used HEASARC
The HEASARC Cookbook - how to find,
download, and analyze data
Open Archive Policy - find
out how you can integrate HEASARC resources into your Web site
Stage-I Selections for the Fermi Cycle-8 GI Program Completed (27 Jun 2015)
The stage-I selections for the Fermi Cycle-8 Guest Investigator
Program have now been completed. The list is available here.
The selection letters and peer evaluations will be distributed in the near
Fermi LAT Pass 8 data now available (25 Jun 2015)
Fermi LAT Pass 8 data is now available from the Fermi Science Support Center's LAT data servers. The Pass 8 LAT data includes a number of improvements over the reprocessed Pass 7 data. Improvements include a better PSF, improved energy measurement, and increased acceptance across the whole energy band. As of the Pass 8 release date (June 24, 2015), reprocessed Pass 7 data is no longer available from the LAT data servers.
Details can be found here.
Fermi Science Analysis Environment Updated for LAT Pass 8 Data (25 Jun 2015)
The FSSC is pleased to announce the availability of a new version of the Fermi Science Tools, v10r0p5, released on June 24, 2015. This version includes support for pass 8 processed data and must be used in order to analyze pass 8 data.
Details and software download can be found here.
NuSTAR CALDB Update (22 Jun 2015)
The NuSTAR CALibration DataBase was updated on June 22, 2015 (CALDB version 20150612). This updates the NuSTAR clock correction file to version 49 (good through June 12, 2015).
Australia Telescope Local Group Dwarf Spheroidals (dSphs) 2.1-GHz Components Catalog (19 Jun 2015)
This catalog of 1,834 radio source components detected by the
ATCA in the fields of 6 Local Group dSphs (Carina, Fornax, Sculptor, Bootes II,
Segue 2, and Hercules) from Regis
et al. (2015, MNRAS, 448, 3731) is now available in
Browse and Xamin.
Recovery effort for Suzaku after communication failure (19 Jun 2015)
Communication with Suzaku has become intermittent since June 1, preventing normal operations. Recovery effort continues.
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