Through his work as principal investigator on the Dawn mission, Professor Chris Russell has made several surprising discoveries about Vesta which he describes as a little planet.  Among the new details that have emerged ...

At a May 10 reception held in the CNSI Auditorium, Earth & Space Sciences’ Hilke Schlichting was awarded the 2012 Chancellor’s Award for Postdoctoral Research at UCLA. This award honors important postdoctoral contributions to ...

At last week’s iPLEX lunch,  Maarten Roos of Lightcurve Films, an astrophysicist turned professional science filmmaker, described his transition from working behind the telescope to behind the camera and demonstrated his use of ...

Jennifer Kissinger received an Outstanding Student Paper Award for her presentation at the 2011 Fall Meeting in San Francisco. The title of the presentation is: "Is a Substorm Expansion Required to Initiate a Steady Magnetospheric ...