Department of Astronomy Center for Radiophysics & Space Research

Spotlight on Astronomy
Grad students help envision black holes for sci-fi 'Interstellar'

Grad students help...

Nov 19 - Astronomers haven’t been able to visually observe black holes because nothing can escape from them, not even light or radiation.   Read more ›

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Jason Hofgartner, 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).

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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.