Hector Arce

Hector Arce featured in CBS show “60 minutes”

Sun, 03/09/2014
One of the three segments that aired Sunday March 9, 2014 on the CBS show “60 Minutes” was about the cutting-edge scientific research that is being (and will be) conducted...
Emily Sandford

Emily Sandford awarded the AAS Chambliss Student Poster Award

Fri, 02/14/2014
Emily Sandford was awarded the American Astronomical Society Chambliss Student Poster Award at the 223rd AAS meeting from 5-9 January, 2014 in Washington, DC.  Her project is...

Alive and well inside dwarf galaxies: massive black holes

Wed, 01/08/2014
Yale astronomer Marla Geha and collaborators have identified more than 100 dwarf galaxies that show signs of hosting massive black holes, a discovery that challenges the idea...

Tiny (but ultra bright) quartet of ancient galaxies takes astronomers by surprise

Tue, 01/07/2014
Combining the power of two major NASA space telescopes, Yale astronomer Pascal Oesch and his collaborators have found four young, exceptionally bright galaxies rich in...