Nick Hill wins award at recent conference
Aug.18.2014 | Continue Reading »
As the MaNGA survey provides data, we congratulate these Wisconsin Astronomers who contributed their expertise to the project. Here's a run-down on who was involved.
Jul.21.2014 | Continue Reading »
The Sloan 4 Digital Sky Survey 4 began operations on July 1. Wisconsin's Astronomy department played key roles in its development.
Jul.14.2014 | Continue Reading »
Using more than 2 million images collected by NASA’s orbiting Spitzer Space Telescope, a team of Wisconsin scientists has stitched together a dramatic 360-degree portrait of the Milky Way, providing new details of our galaxy’s structure and contents.
Mar.20.2014 | Continue Reading »
UW Astronomers show that mysterious blue straggler stars form through mass transfer in binary systems by identifying white dwarf "corpses" of former companion stars with the Hubble Space Telescope.
Feb.27.2014 | Continue Reading »