Topic: Don Winget

Z Machine

Aug. 5, 2012
Z Machine

Making Stars

Aug. 5, 2012
Making Stars

UT Astronomer Don Winget is recreating white dwarf stars in the lab—research which may provide insight into the condition of the Earth's sun.

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Astronomy Student Wins $20,000 Mitchell Student Grand Prize Award for Academic Excellence

May 7, 2012

George Miller, astronomy senior and Dean's Scholar in the College of Natural Sciences at The University of Texas at Austin, has won the $20,000 grand prize in the University Co-operative Society's

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University of Texas at Austin Astronomer Is Co-Investigator in Search for Earth-Like Planets

March 5, 2009

University of Texas at Austin astronomer Bill Cochran is one of the leading scientists involved in searching 100,000 nearby stars in our Milky Way galaxy for planets like Earth as part of NASA's Kepler mission launching tomorrow (March 6).

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