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 conference on star formation, magnetic field, and turbulence — honoring the contributions of Richard Crutcher and Carl Heiles — will be held May 23-27 in conjunction with the 2016 Midwest Magnetic Fields Meeting.
Mar.18.2016 | Continue Reading »
The Bouchet Graduate Honor Society, named in honor of Edward Alexander Bouchet, was established to commemorate the first African American to earn a doctorate degree from an American University (Physics, Yale University, 1876).
Mar.06.2016 | Continue Reading »
After being closed for nearly two years for unexpected repairs, the University of Wisconsin—Madison’s Washburn Observatory is back in business for public viewing.
Feb.26.2016 | Continue Reading »
The Jansky Award is given to honor outstanding research accomplishments and scientific independence, leadership, and creativity.
Feb.17.2016 | Continue Reading »