astronomy

Jonathan Sievers and Jennifer Welsh named Canada 150 Research Chairs

Published: 29Mar2018

Cosmologist Jonathan Sievers and international-relations scholar Jennifer Welsh will become Canada 150 Research Chairs at McGill University. The appointments were among the 24 Chairs announced...

Neutron-star merger yields new puzzle for astrophysicists

Published: 18Jan2018

The afterglow from the distant neutron-star merger detected last August has continued to brighten – much to the surprise of astrophysicists studying the aftermath of the massive collision that took...

Latest gravitational-wave detection opens new era for astronomy

Published: 16Oct2017

The discovery of a gravitational wave caused by the merger of two neutron stars, reported today by a collaboration of scientists from around the world, opens a new era in astronomy. It marks the...

Trottier Symposium: Are We Alone?

6Oct201417:00
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Join us for the Lorne Trottier 2014 Public Science Symposium! Limited seats!! No reservations, just drop by--first come, first serve! /ossCategory: Public lectures and conferences Faculty of Science

The Search for Earth 2.0, 3:00

4Aug201503:00
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Are we alone? Searching for life out there/canal-savoirCategory: Canal Savoir broadcast schedule

McGill researchers explore big questions about universe

Published: 4Oct2012

A research team led by McGill University Physics Prof. Alexander Maloney is among the winners of the New Frontiers in Astronomy & Cosmology International Grant and Essay Competition who will...

The Search for Earth 2.0, 15:30

5Aug201515:30
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Are we alone? Searching for life out there/canal-savoirCategory: Canal Savoir broadcast schedule

The Search for Earth 2.0, 15:00

8Aug201515:00
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Are we alone? Searching for life out there/canal-savoirCategory: Canal Savoir broadcast schedule

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