A Video released by the UW press office details the Star Tracker 5000 and its recent performance in guiding a sounding rocket to a successful observation of comet ISON.
Dec.09.2013 | Continue Reading »
UW-Madison Professor Sebastian Heinz and his team report the discovery of a new supernova remnant, showing that it hosts the youngest known X-ray binary.
Dec.05.2013 | Continue Reading »
Watch this video of the Washburn Labs built Star Tracker 5000 delivering another flawless performance on a sounding rocket flight to observe comet ISON.
Nov.26.2013 | Continue Reading »
Assistant Professor Elena D'Onghia was among the top young scientists selected to participate in the US Kavli Frontiers of Science symposium.
Nov.21.2013 | Continue Reading »
The Astronomy Department introduced 31 middle school girls to the life of an astronomer at a UW "Expanding Your Horizons" event.
Nov.19.2013 | Continue Reading »