UW Alumn Ali Bramson Discovers Giant Ice on Mars

UW-Madison Astronomy major Ali Bramson recently published the discovery of an enormous ice-sheet larger than the entire state of Texas on Mars

Sep.25.2015 | Continue Reading »

UW Astro in the News

Grad students Jenna Ryon and Arthur Eigenbrot present Universe in the Park on News 3 (NBC)

Jul.08.2015 | Continue Reading »

Bat Astronomy

UW Astronomy Professor Sebastian Heinz and an international team of scientists have detected the largest and brightest X-ray light echo to date and used it to measure the distance to an important neutron star

Jun.23.2015 | Continue Reading »

UW Professor Dares to Stare in Medusa’s Eye

A team of researchers including UW-Madison Professor Jay Gallagher study intense star formation in the Medusa galaxy.

Jun.17.2015 | Continue Reading »

Four Bautz Travel Fellows Selected

Four Astronomy graduate students will present their research at foreign conferences this year, subsidized by the Bautz Fund: John Chisholm, Zach Pace, Ben Tofflemire and Anna Williams.

Jun.04.2015 | Continue Reading »

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