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Spotlight on Astronomy
Hayes and Sullivan named to Mars 2020 team

Hayes and Sullivan named...

Aug 14 - Cornell is the only institution contributing two co-investigators to the Mastcam-Z team.   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

Dan Tamayo, a graduate student in planetary science

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Laura Spitler, a recent PhD in radio instrumentation and astronomy

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Carl Ferkinhoff, a graduate student in sub-mm instrumentation and astronomy

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Joyce Byun, a graduate student in cosmology

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Fact of the Day

Fact #1: Saturn's Rings

Saturn's rings are arguably the flattest structure known to man, being some 300,000 km end-to-end but with a vertical thickness of about ...