Today we are celebrating with our colleague Darek Graczyk, who obtained the title of doctor habilitated! Habilitation is a recognition of the contribution that Darek brought to astronomy – over the years he published...
An international team of astronomers within the Araucaria Project measured the distance to the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC) with an exceptional accuracy of 1%.
LMC distance determined with the accuracy of 2% using binary systems composed of giants.
SMC distance determined with the accuracy of 3% using binary systems composed of giants.