News Archive


UCLA astronomers watch star clusters spewing out dust

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Exploring Your Universe

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Hubble Detects Giant 'Cannonballs' Shooting from Star

Friday, October 7, 2016

Rare Fossil Relic of Early Milky Way Discovered

Thursday, September 8, 2016

A Symposium to Celebrate the Life of Michael A. Jura

Monday, August 8, 2016

UCLA astronomers make first accurate measurement of oxygen in distant galaxy

Monday, August 8, 2016

A planet 1,200 light-years away is a good prospect for a habitable world

Friday, May 27, 2016

Cosmic Beacons Reveal the Milky Way's Ancient Core

Sunday, April 24, 2016

An international team of astronomers led by Dr. Andrea Kunder of the Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) in Germany and Dr. R. Michael Rich of UCLA has discovered that the central 2000 light years within the Milky Way Galaxy hosts an ancient...

Aomawa Shields receives 2016 Origins Project Postdoctoral Lectureship Award

Monday, March 7, 2016

NSF and UC President's Postdoctoral Fellow Aomawa Shields has been awarded the 2016 Origins Project Postdoctoral Lectureship Award for both her scholarly achievements and her prowess in science communication.

Professor Emeritus Ben Zuckerman featured in Daily Bruin

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Professor Emeritus Benjamin Zuckerman was featured in a Daily Bruin article highlighting both his astronomy research and his environmental activism.