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UCLA Leads Survey to Map Milky Way's Central Bulge

UCLA astronomer Michael Rich and an international team of collaborators have been awarded funding from the National Science Foundation to map the central bulge of the Milky Way. The 400 square degree Blanco DECam Bulge Survey (BDBS) will map the bulge from the ultraviolet to the infrared.

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Jeffrey Bennett to give Pulic Lecture

Jeffrey Bennett, astronomer and author of the textbook "Life in the Universe," will be giving a public lecture entitled "Beyond UFOs: The Search for Extraterrestrial Life and its Astonishing Implications for Our Future" on October 6th at 7pm.

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Application for Astronomy Live! and iPLEX Outreach

The Physics and Astronomy outreach group, Astronomy Live! is now teaming up with the Institute for Planets and Exoplanets (iPLEX) to bring hands-on science demos to local schools. We have a new application for outreach up and running, including a full list of all of the outreach demos available for both Astronomy Live! and iPLEX.

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