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May 23, 2012

 

The astronomy department has been providing planetarium shows to OSU students and the general public since 1968 in its 65-seat, 30-foot planetarium located on the 5th floor of Smith…

May 18, 2012
Sunday, May 20, 2012 - 3:00pmOhio Union - US Bank Conference Theatre 

"The Hunt for Dark Matter and Dark Energy" is part of the ASC Science Sundays public lecture series.
Evalyn Gates (…

May 4, 2012

John Beacom, Professor in the Departments of Physics and Astronomy and Director of the Center for Cosmology and AstroParticle Physics (CCAPP), has been elected to a four-year term in the Chair…

April 25, 2012

 

Courtney Epstein, a PhD candidate in astronomy, has received the Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.) Scholar award. The P.E.O. is a sisterhood of “women helping women reach for…

April 25, 2012

 

A team of Ohio State astronomers has been awarded a $5 million dollar contract from KASI (Korea Astronomy and Space Sciences Institute) to build three 340 megapixel cameras - three of the…

April 22, 2012

 

The OSU Astronomy Department will be holding a public star party on Saturday, April 28 2012 from 8:30-11:00pm  on the roof of Smith Laboratory on the OSU Main Campus in Columbus Ohio,…

April 5, 2012

Johnny Greco, a junior double major in Astronomy & Astrophysics and Physics, has been named a 2012 Goldwater Scholar. This is the highest award for undergraduate researchers in science, math,…

April 4, 2012
5th Annual R. Jack and Forest Lynn Biard Lectureship in Cosmology and Astrophysics

Wednesday April 18, 2012 at 5:00 pm
Location: McPherson Lab - Room 1000 - 140 W 18th Ave, Columbus

April 1, 2012

Tuesday, June 5, 2012, 5-11pm

The OSU Astronomy Department will be holding a public program to observe the Transit of Venus across the Sun on Tuesday, June 5, 2012, from 5:00-11:00pm on…