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astrophysics

Bennett wins physics honor

May 13, 2015 9:45:00 am
Tomassoni Chisesi Prize recognizes leadership in two experiments that reshaped our view of the universe
Star bright

Split supernova images

March 11, 2015 12:12:00 pm
Research team lead by JHU astronomer uses Hubble to view light from distant exploding star

Astrophysicist shares honor

January 16, 2015 1:20:00 pm
Marc Kamionkowski receives Dannie Heineman Prize for his scientific contributions to our understanding of the universe
Milky Way rays

Space molecule mystery

January 8, 2015 3:50:00 pm
Analysis of light of hundreds of thousands of space objects yields clues about century-old celestial puzzle
Breakthrough Prize

Astrophysicist Adam Riess shares $3M physics award

November 10, 2014 1:54:00 am
Nobel laureate among recipients of world's most lucrative academic prize for discovering the acceleration of the expansion of the universe

Black holes block new stars

October 22, 2014 10:15:00 am
Heat from fast-moving particles prevents cooling that creates new stars, study suggests
Universal knowledge

Award for astrophysicist

October 15, 2014 1:38:00 pm
Brice Ménard recognized by Packard Fellowship program as one of nation's most innovative young scientists
space

Leaky, star-forming galaxies help Johns Hopkins researchers better understand how universe evolved

October 10, 2014 12:00:00 pm
Researchers measured radiation leaks in an effort to better understand how the universe evolved
Light reading

Stardust mystery solved?

August 14, 2014 3:40:00 pm
New Milky Way maps could give astronomers insight into interstellar material that causes dark bands in starlight
Star bucks

Theoretical physicist honored

July 25, 2014 11:40:00 am
Marc Kamionkowski will receive up to $1M from the Simons Foundation to support his work
CLASS project

Looking back in time

May 27, 2014 3:45:00 pm
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Johns Hopkins astrophysics team builds telescope to study origins of the universe
Big Bang breakthrough

'Cosmology's missing link' discovered

March 18, 2014 9:04:00 am
JHU cosmologist Marc Kamionkowski shares in excitement over Big Bang breakthrough

Zakamska wins Pierce Prize

January 28, 2014 10:02:00 am
She was honored for work focuses on the physical mechanisms that govern the appearance, evolution of galaxies

Big (Bang) bucks

September 26, 2013 2:43:00 pm
Johns Hopkins physicists get $1.3M grant to study early universe

Bennett receives Jansky Prize

August 15, 2013 4:28:00 pm
Award recognizes contributions in the advancement of radio astronomy