Hilldale lecture draws noted astrophysicist with climate message

Noted astrophysicist Frank Shu will talk about reversing climate change when he visits the University of Wisconsin–Madison to deliver the Hilldale Lecture in the Physical Sciences.

Oct.06.2016 | Continue Reading »

The Planets: An HD Odyssey Gives Tour of Solar System

The Madison Symphony Orchestra opened their concert season last weekend with Gustav Holst’s masterpiece, “The Planets,” accompanied by a stunning HD film.

Sep.28.2016 | Continue Reading »

Mind the Dust!

Space travel at relativistic speeds has its dangers - just ask our very own Alex Lazarian and Badger alumni Thiem Hoang and Blakesley Burkhart.

Sep.18.2016 | Continue Reading »

Welcome ‘16/‘17 Class of Grad Students!

We welcome four new Astro graduate students to Madison: Kendall Hall, Erika Carlson, Logan Jones, and Camilo Machuca.

Sep.16.2016 | Continue Reading »

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"Milky Way Archaeology with APOGEE and Kepler"

Jennifer Johnson, Ohio State University

Colloquium; Oct.27.2016 | Details »

Saturday Science Workshop

Space Place; Oct.29.2016 | Details »

Washburn Public Observing

Washburn; Nov.02.2016 | Details »

Astrophysics Flagships, Present & Future

Ken Sembach, , Space Telescope Science Institute

Colloquium; Special Event; Nov.03.2016 | Details »

Saturday Science Workshop

Space Place; Nov.05.2016 | Details »

Colloquium 11/10/2016—Tristan L’Ecuyer

Tristan L'Ecuyer , University of Wisconsin, Madison

Colloquium; Nov.10.2016 | Details »

Saturday Science Workshop

Space Place; Nov.12.2016 | Details »

Washburn Public Observing

Washburn; Nov.16.2016 | Details »

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