Department in the News: 2006
New documentary on father of astrophysics to be screened Dec. 4 at University of Chicago
November 30, 2006

Meyer to share Gruber Cosmology Prize for COBE work
November 3, 2006
by Steve Koppes, The University of Chicago Chronicle
Meyer to share Gruber Cosmology Prize for COBE work

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Department members: Stephan S. Meyer

Prof. Michael Turner comments on the Nobel Prize in Physics
October 4, 2006
by Dennis Overbye, The New York Times
Prof. Michael Turner comments on the Nobel Prize in Physics

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Department members: Michael S. Turner

Stephan Meyer received the 2006 Gruber Cosmology Prize
September 29, 2006
Peter Gruber Foundation
Stephan Meyer received the 2006 Gruber Cosmology Prize

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Department members: Stephan S. Meyer

Cronin Fest activities to honor Nobel Laureate Sept. 8-9 on his 75th birthday
September 18, 2006
by Steve Koppes, The University of Chicago News Office
Cronin Fest activities to honor Nobel Laureate Sept. 8-9 on his 75th birthday

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Department members: James W. Cronin

Simulations show dark matter's role in galaxy formation
July 14, 2006
by Steve Koppes, The University of Chicago Chronicle
Simulations show dark matter's role in galaxy formation

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Department members: Andrey V. Kravtsov

U. of C. says goodbye to storied eye to the sky
July 11, 2006
by James Janega, Chicago Tribune
U. of C. says goodbye to storied eye to the sky

Agreement provides for preservation of historic Yerkes Observatory
June 7, 2006
by Steve Koppes, The University of Chicago News Office
Agreement provides for preservation of historic Yerkes Observatory

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Department members: Angela V. Olinto

Galaxy evolution in cyber universe matches astronomical observations in fine detail
June 6, 2006
by Steve Koppes, The University of Chicago News Office
Galaxy evolution in cyber universe matches astronomical observations in fine detail

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Department members: Andrey V. Kravtsov

Get your science on: Cafe Scientifique brings together booze, science to create
May 24, 2006

Blind students experience the universe via Yerkes Observatory's Project SEE
May 20, 2006
by Steve Koppes, The University of Chicago News Office
Blind students experience the universe via Yerkes Observatory's Project SEE

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Department members: Kyle M. Cudworth

Yerkes Observatory to highlight active astronomy for Illinois schools at March 29 Capitol Showcase in Springfield
March 25, 2006

Comet dust from NASA mission under analysis at University of Chicago laboratory
February 22, 2006

'Biggest mystery' -- measurement of dark energy
January 29, 2006
by Dennis O'Brien, Baltimore Sun, San Francisco Chronicle
'Biggest mystery' -- measurement of dark energy

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Department members: Michael S. Turner