Please join us this weekend and invite your friends and family to International Explore The Moon Night 2016 atop the roof of UCLA’s Mathematical Sciences Building. We will have telescopes for you to enjoy ...

Please join us in congratulating Former EPSS graduate student Anat Shahar for winning The Mineralogical Society of America’s young investigator Award!

http://www.minsocam.org/msa/awards/MSA_Award.html

Dear EPSS,

We write with the sad news that former EPSS professor Jon Davidson passed away earlier today. Jon was a valued member of the faculty from 1988-2000. He moved on to Durham University in ...

In 2006, a NASA-owned rocket landed on Earth after a seven-year journey beyond the orbit of Mars. The rocket flew through the tail of a comet, collecting thousands of dust particles for NASA’s Stardust ...

DATELINE: SEPT. 15, 2016, LOS ANGELES, CA. U.S.A.

UCLA-led astronomers capture best view ever of disintegrating comet

Astronomers have captured the sharpest, most detailed observations of a comet breaking apart 67 million miles ...