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Dec.21.2015 | Continue Reading »
UW Astronomy Professor Sebastian Heinz and an international team of scientists have detected the largest and brightest X-ray light echo to date and used it to measure the distance to an important neutron star
Jun.23.2015 | Continue Reading »
Dr. Sebastian Heinz will use the Vilas Associates Award to test improvements in distance measurements
Feb.02.2015 | Continue Reading »
A team of UW researchers was awarded data from Campaign 5 of the Kepler K2 mission.
Jan.22.2015 | Continue Reading »
Researchers have found evidence that the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way may be generating neutrinos.
Nov.17.2014 | Continue Reading »