Department of Astronomy Center for Radiophysics & Space Research

Spotlight on Astronomy
Could moons help us find life beyond Earth?

Could moons help us find...

Jun 23 - Right here in our solar system, three small ocean-containing moons are intriguing researchers, who think they might just harbor the conditions for existence to begin.   Read more ›

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Sean Marshall, a graduate student in the Department of Astronomy

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Paul Corlies, a graduate student in the Department of Astronomy

Planet Walk

Planet Walk

Sagan Planet Walk

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Tyler Pauly is a graduate student working with Dr. Greg Sloan and Dr. Robin Garrod on the chemical evolution of star-forming clouds, young stellar objects (YSOs) and evolved stellar objects.

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

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

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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.