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 »
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 »
A team of researchers including UW-Madison Professor Jay Gallagher study intense star formation in the Medusa galaxy.
Jun.17.2015 | Continue Reading »
At the UW Undergraduate Symposium, a number of Astronomy majors presented the research projects they are working on in collaboration with Departmental faculty and scientists.
Apr.27.2015 | Continue Reading »