This beautiful image of Circinus X-1 is from a recent paper authored by Professor Sebastian Heinz and an international team of collaborators.
Apr.18.2016 | Continue Reading »
Join us April 14th from 3:30-5pm for a talk by Professor Bryan Gaensler, Director of the Dunlap Institute and the UW Astronomy Department's Spring Whitford Lecturer.
Apr.13.2016 | Continue Reading »
Scientists led by UW-Astronomy Prof. Robert Mathieu and former student Natalie Gosnell confirm one of the possible explanations for the existence of blue straggler stars.
Dec.09.2015 | Continue Reading »
UW-Madison Astronomy major Ali Bramson recently published the discovery of an enormous ice-sheet larger than the entire state of Texas on Mars
Sep.25.2015 | Continue Reading »