Stephen Schneider will mark the beginning of the autumnal equinox with a pair of gatherings at the UMass Sunwheel today.
Kevin Harrington led a study using a Large Millimeter Telescope to discover galaxies so bright that they are described as “hyper-luminous” and “extremely luminous.”
The discovery came during a new survey of the distant universe from the NASA Hubble Space Telescope.
Daniela Calzetti, a University of Massachusetts researcher, was selected by the University of Groningen to become their 14th Blaauw Professor at the Kapteyn Astronomical Institute.
Collegian blogger Eliza Mitchell explains the Zodiac and how people are affected by their sign.