New Radio Astronomy Lab Course Yields Big Results

A 2.3-meter Small Radio Telescope (SRT) on the roof of Sterling Hall provides hands-on experience for students in the Astronomy Department's new Radio Astronomy Laboratory course.

Nov.29.2012 | Continue Reading »

Timelapse from Inside a Telescope

View the night sky from the Southern African Large Telescope (SALT).

Nov.29.2012 | Continue Reading »

Making a Galaxy in only 1 Million Hours

Watch what took billions of years in real life in just 2:16 min from the comfort of your chair!

Nov.20.2012 | Continue Reading »

Isak Wold Wins Stebbins Award

The 2012 Stebbins Award of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Astronomy Department goes to Graduate Student Isak Wold.

Nov.15.2012 | Continue Reading »

Welcome, 2012/2013 Class of Grad Students

The UW-Madison Astronomy Department welcomes the incoming 2012/2013 class of graduate students.

Oct.01.2012 | Continue Reading »

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