Department of Astronomy Center for Radiophysics & Space Research

Spotlight on Astronomy
Jonathan Lunine wins Cassini medal

Jonathan Lunine wins...

Oct 15 - Jonathan Lunine will be awarded the prestigious Jean-Dominique Cassini Medal.   Read more ›

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Jason Hofgartner, a graduate student in planetary science

Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies

Denise Schmitz (REU summer '12), Luke Leisman (2nd year), Manolis Papastergis (6th year), Greg Hallenbeck (5th year), Mike Jones (2nd year), Betsey Adams (6th year).

Research Highlight

Research Highlight

Graduate Student, Jason Hofgartner, talks about his recent paper: "Does ice float in Titan's lakes and seas?" by Jason Hofgartner and Jonathan Lunine.

Planet Walk

Planet Walk

Sagan Planet Walk

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Fact of the Day

Fact #10: Not Your Everyday Black Hole

There is a black hole millions of times the mass of the Sun at the center of the Milky Way galaxy.