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 »
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 »
Three generous donations have helped establish two major graduate fellowships for the UW-Madison Department of Astronomy.
Jun.07.2016 | Continue Reading »
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 »
The Southern African Large Telescope (SALT) recently received an upgrade to its mirror segments.
May.27.2016 | Continue Reading »