Department of Astronomy Center for Radiophysics & Space Research

Spotlight on Astronomy
Voyager - 40 Years of Discovery

Voyager - 40 Years of...

Oct 11 - Celebrate with us Voyager missions & humankind's message to space. Oct 19th 8pm, Baily Hall.   Read more ›

Research Spotlight

Research Spotlight

Radwan Tajeddine, a research associate in astronomy and lead author of the new research “What Confines the Rings of Saturn?”, concludes that the teamwork of seven moons keep Saturn's A ring corralled.

Planet Walk

Planet Walk

Sagan Planet Walk

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

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

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Sean Marshall, a graduate student in the Department of Astronomy

Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies

Third Year Grad Students...

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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.