Department of Astronomy Center for Radiophysics & Space Research

Spotlight on Astronomy
Prof Kaltenegger recipient of the Barrie Jones Award

Prof Kaltenegger...

Jul 1 - Prof. Lisa Kaltenegger has been named the first recipient of the Barrie Jones Award from The Open University (OU), United Kingdom, and the Astrobiology Society of Britain (ASB).   Read more ›

Tyler Pauly

Tyler Pauly

Tyler Pauly, a graduate student in the Department of Astronomy

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

Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies

Second Year Grad Students...

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Sean Marshall, a graduate student in the Department of Astronomy

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Featured Event
Special Symposium

Aug. 12 - Aug. 13

Special Symposium for the Friends of Astronomy Fifty Years of Teaching at... Read more ›

Fact of the Day

Fact #11: Hot Enough to Fry an Egg

Venus, not Mercury, has the hottest surface temperature for a planet due to the Greenhouse Effect.