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September 11, 2014
The Yale Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics invites applications for the YCAA Postdoctoral Prize Fellowship in Astronomy and Astrophysics, to be awarded to a young...
August 27, 2014
Graduate student Erica Nelson and her collaborators have discovered a window into the early, violent formation of the cores of the universe’s monster galaxies, obscured...
August 7, 2014
The universe’s oldest, brightest beacons may have gorged themselves in the dense, cold, gas flows of the early cosmos — creating a kind of energy drink for infant black holes...
July 31, 2014
Ivelina Momcheva, a Yale postdoctoral researcher, sifted through a maze of data, piecing together clues that allowed her and her colleagues to confirm the existence of a...
July 16, 2014
Yale University scientists are involved all of the major aspects of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey, an initiative that spans four continents and includes 200 astronomers at...
July 10, 2014
Yale University astronomers, using a new type of telescope made by stitching together telephoto lenses, recently discovered seven celestial surprises while probing a nearby...
May 20, 2014
The Yale Astronomy Department has awarded the George Beckwith prize this year to Liang Yu, ‘14 B.S. The George Beckwith Prize was established in 1926 by Dr. Glover C....

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