WORT’s “Radio Astronomy” Delivers Astro News to Public

The Astronomy Department's weekly 5-minute "Radio Astronomy" show airs on WORT 89.9 FM, Madison's community radio station, at approximately 6:50 pm Tuesdays.

Jul.01.2013 | Continue Reading »

Britt Lundgren Does Absorbing Work

NSF Astronomy & Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellow Britt Lundgren is an expert on quasar absorption lines and uses them to study how galaxies evolve in terms of their gas content.

Jun.25.2013 | Continue Reading »

Undergraduate Non-Majors Present Planetarium Shows

Honors students in the introductory Astronomy 103 course gave 15-minute planetarium presentations to a group of their classmates.

Jun.24.2013 | Continue Reading »

Katelyn Milliman Receives Chambliss Award

Graduate student Katelyn Milliman has received a Chambliss Award for her poster at the American Astronomical Society (AAS) meeting.

Jun.11.2013 | Continue Reading »

NASA’s Spitzer Sees Milky Way’s Blooming Countryside

GLIMPSE 360 images show new views from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope of blooming stars in our Milky Way galaxy's more barren territories.

Jun.10.2013 | Continue Reading »

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