March 2018 News

Ghostly Galaxy NGC 1052-DF2

Researchers find a galaxy without dark matter

Wed, 03/28/2018
A Yale-led research team has discovered a galaxy that contains no dark matter — a finding that confirms the possibility of dark matter as a separate material elsewhere in the...
Extreme Precision Spectrometer (EXPRES) Image

Yale’s EXPRES instrument ready to find the next Earth analog

Wed, 03/14/2018
A new, ground-based spectrometer designed and built at Yale represents the most powerful step yet in the effort to identify Earth-sized planets in neighboring solar systems....

Tinsley Award winner announced

Thu, 03/01/2018
Sarah Millholland is the winner of this year’s Tinsley Award for the best Astronomy paper by a Yale Graduate student for her paper “Supervised Learning Detection of Sixty Non...