Department of Astronomy Center for Radiophysics & Space Research

Spotlight on Astronomy
Prof Kaltenegger recipient of the Barrie Jones Award

Prof Kaltenegger...

Jul 1 - Prof. Lisa Kaltenegger has been named the first recipient of the Barrie Jones Award from The Open University (OU), United Kingdom, and the Astrobiology Society of Britain (ASB).   Read more ›

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Sean Marshall, a graduate student in the Department of Astronomy

Planet Walk

Planet Walk

Sagan Planet Walk

Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies

Second Year Grad Students...

Tyler Pauly

Tyler Pauly

Tyler Pauly, a graduate student in the Department of Astronomy

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.

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Featured Event
Special Symposium

Aug. 12 - Aug. 13

Special Symposium for the Friends of Astronomy Fifty Years of Teaching at... Read more ›

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.