Department of Astronomy Center for Radiophysics & Space Research

Spotlight on Astronomy
Cassini Spacecraft

Cassini...

Sep 15 - "Cassini — the robotic spacecraft orbiting Saturn — will meet its end Friday when it enters the atmosphere of Saturn after a 13-year odyssey exploring the gas giant’s spectacular rings, atmosphere and...   Read more ›

Planet Walk

Planet Walk

Sagan Planet Walk

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Sean Marshall, a graduate student in the Department of Astronomy

Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies

Third Year Grad Students...

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Paul Corlies, a graduate student in the Department of Astronomy

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

T. K. Daisy Leung, a graduate student in the Department of Astronomy

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Featured Event
Characterizing the Molecular ISM of Strongly Lensed, Planck+Herschel Selected HyLIRGs at z ~ 1.3-3.3

Sep. 29

The number of strongly lensed (sub)millimeter bright galaxies (SMGs) identified in the past few years has... Read more ›

Fact of the Day

Fact #13: The Biggest Loser

You would only weigh about 1/6th of your current weight if you stood on the Moon.