Department of Astronomy Center for Radiophysics & Space Research

Spotlight on Astronomy
Milky Way's center unveils supernova 'dust factory'

Milky Way's center...

Apr 7 - Astronomers have made the first direct observations of cosmic building-block dust resulting from an ancient supernova.   Read more ›

Planet Walk

Planet Walk

Sagan Planet Walk

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Jason Hofgartner, a graduate student in planetary science

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.

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Matt Hankins, a graduate student in planetary science

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Fact of the Day

Fact #3: Traveling Time

Traveling at the speed of light it would still take you over 4 years to reach the Sun’s nearest neighbour star.