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Jay Gallagher named Chair Rupple Bascom Professor

We are proud to announce that UW-Astronomy Professor Jay Gallagher was awarded a UWF Chair Rupple Bascom Professorship.

Jul.17.2014 | Continue Reading »

Sloan 4 Begins Observations

The Sloan 4 Digital Sky Survey 4 began operations on July 1. Wisconsin's Astronomy department played key roles in its development.

Jul.14.2014 | Continue Reading »

GLIMPSE on Town Center Media Wall

The dramatic new infrared picture of the plane of our galaxy will be viewable through March 27 on the large media wall in the Town Center of the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery on the UW-Madison campus.

Mar.20.2014 | Continue Reading »

Catch a GLIMPSE at TED

Using more than 2 million images collected by NASA’s orbiting Spitzer Space Telescope, a team of Wisconsin scientists has stitched together a dramatic 360-degree portrait of the Milky Way, providing new details of our galaxy’s structure and…

Mar.20.2014 | Continue Reading »

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