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  • Ashoka University announces Sunanda and Santimay Basu Chair in Astrophysics

    Ashoka University announces Sunanda and Santimay Basu Chair in Astrophysics

    The Chair-holder will lead the setting up of an Astrophysics Centre at Ashoka. The permanent Chair will be associated with the Physics Department at the University.

    May 20, 2021
  • NASA’s Spitzer telescope completes 15 yrs in space

    NASA’s Spitzer telescope completes 15 yrs in space

    "In its 15 years of operations, Spitzer has opened our eyes to new ways of viewing the universe," said Paul Hertz, director of the Astrophysics Division.

    August 26, 2018
  • Forge successful, productive careers

    Forge successful, productive careers

    Richard de Grijs, professor, Macquarie University, Australia, talks about the benefits for Indian students in considering a major in astronomy and astrophysics.

    August 21, 2018
  • Making room for science

    Making room for science

    Winston Churchill, who led Britain during World War II, is remembered for his acute political acumen, statesmanship and dauntless courage. It would be news to many that he was also closely associated with the sciences. Astrophysicist Mario Livio recently wrote a “comment” in the journal, Nature, where he chronicles Churchill’s scholarship and his commitment to …

    September 20, 2017