Department of Astronomy Center for Radiophysics & Space Research

Spotlight on Astronomy
Finding infant Earths and potential life just got easier

Finding infant Earths and...

Dec 4 - New research from Cornell University’s Institute for Pale Blue Dots shows where – and when – infant Earths are most likely to be found.   Read more ›

Research Highlight

Research Highlight

Graduate Student, Jason Hofgartner, talks about his recent paper: "Does ice float in Titan's lakes and seas?" by Jason Hofgartner and Jonathan Lunine.

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Jason Hofgartner, a graduate student in planetary science

Planet Walk

Planet Walk

Sagan Planet Walk

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Fact of the Day

Fact #5: Cosmic Popcorn Anyone?

The Cosmic Microwave Background that we detect today started traveling towards us over 13 billion years ago.