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Planetarium Hosting Halloween Party

October 23, 2018

Trick or treating just got some out-of-this-world competition for a Halloween night activity. 
Mars Rover

"Duluth" on Mars

September 20, 2018

Planetary Scientist Roger Wiens, who named a rock on Mars "Duluth," speaks at UMD on October 10.
Anna Heggestuen

Intent on Neutrinos

August 21, 2018

A UMD student and a faculty member study neutrinos 500 miles apart.

Quantifying Internal Waves

April 4, 2018

UMD student conducts research on Lake Superior and ocean internal tide theory.
Canyon Lake

UMD Research Sheds Light on Major Stage of Earth Evolution

January 24, 2018

Primordial oceans had oxygen 250 million years before the atmosphere

The Path of Totality

August 7, 2017

Experience the Solar Eclipse on August 21. 

Program Offers Double Duty

July 18, 2017

New Engineering Physics Degree Launches at UMD.

The Book that Inspired a Career

April 20, 2017

UMD alumnus Prabhat Bhatterai shapes a multi-country career in physics.
Virtual Reality Demonstration with Kids

Astronomy Day 2017

April 19, 2017

Saturday, April 22: Free, family-friendly activities to celebrate Astronomy Day and the 50th anniversary of UMD's Alworth Planetarium.

The Science of Problem Solving

February 22, 2017

Mark Kallevig merges research and competition with his quest for creative answers.


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