News

Get ready for fireworks

Hubble observes dazzling star formation in "Skyrocket" galaxy. A team of researchers including UW-Madison's Jay Gallagher, are watching this tadpole galaxy eat pristine cosmic gas to make new stars.

Jun.29.2016 | Continue Reading »

Probing the Universe for Sound Waves

Dark Energy and Cosmic Sound—a free public lecture by Professor Daniel Eisenstein—will take place at 8pm on Monday, June 27th at the Fluno Center.

Jun.20.2016 | Continue Reading »

Diermeier and Fluno Fellowships Announced

Three generous donations have helped establish two major graduate fellowships for the UW-Madison Department of Astronomy.

Jun.07.2016 | Continue Reading »

The Summer 2016 Washburn Observer

Read our latest newsletter, with exciting science, updates on department news, stories about life as an astronomer, and much more.

Jun.01.2016 | Continue Reading »

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Events

Universe in the Park at Peninsula State Park

Universe in the Park; Jul.01.2016 | Details »

Washburn Public Observing

Washburn; Jul.06.2016 | Details »

Universe in the Park at Willow River State Park

Universe in the Park; Jul.08.2016 | Details »

Universe in the Park at Interstate State Park

Universe in the Park; Jul.09.2016 | Details »

Washburn Public Observing

Washburn; Jul.13.2016 | Details »

Universe in the Park at Mirror Lake State Park

Universe in the Park; Jul.16.2016 | Details »

Washburn Public Observing

Washburn; Jul.20.2016 | Details »

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