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“Other Worlds” Exhibition Examines Evolution of Astronomy

“Other Worlds” Exhibition Examines Evolution of Astronomy

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, will present the exhibition "Other Worlds: Rare Astronomical Works," showcasing items from the center's science collection that survey some of the most important astronomical discoveries of the last 500 years.

Texas Legislature Honors University of Texas at Austin, Texas A&M University for Joint Efforts in Astronomy

The 81st Legislature of the State of Texas today (Feb. 24) will honor the state's two flagship universities with a joint resolution, recognizing their cutting-edge research and outreach efforts in astronomy in celebration of 2009 as the official International Year of Astronomy.

Legislature’s Joint Resolution to Recognize University of Texas at Austin, A&M Astronomy Work

Event: The 81st Legislature of the State of Texas will honor The University of Texas at Austin and Texas A&M University with a joint resolution, recognizing their cutting-edge research and outreach efforts in astronomy in celebration of 2009 as the official International Year of Astronomy (IYA). Representatives of both universities will be recognized on the floor…   » Continue Reading