Department of Astronomy Center for Radiophysics & Space Research

Spotlight on Astronomy
Space research center gets out-of-this-world name

Space research center...

Aug 13 - Cornell’s Center for Radiophysics and Space Research has a new name.   Read more ›

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Matt Hankins, a graduate student in planetary science

Planet Walk

Planet Walk

Sagan Planet Walk

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).

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Jason Hofgartner, a graduate student in planetary science

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Fact of the Day

Fact #8: Cosmic Combat

Antares (think anti-Ares) is known as the rival of Mars because Mars passes by this bright red star, "challenging" the planet as it nears.