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astronomy

Prof. Janna Levin speaks at TED conference

Physics and Astronomy Prof. Janna Levin spoke about the "soundtrack" of the universe at TED 2011 conference in Long Beach, Calif.
 

The Wall Street Journal praises Professor Janna Levin’s Black Hole Blues

The Wall Street Journal recently reviewed Professor Janna Levin's new book, Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space.

The Great Escape

Barnard Researchers Capture Light from Far-away Galaxy

Living and Studying in The City That Never Sleeps

From interning at The Museum of Natural History to searching for the best pizza in Brooklyn, students and faculty discuss living in New York City.

Creating a New Generation of Scientists

More than 120 young student scientists pursued full-time research projects as part of Barnard's new Summer Research Institute. Watch as they share their experiences and stories.

Barnard hosts inaugural Summer Research Institute Poster Session

Students share findings from their research this summer in labs on campus and around the New York City area.

Fly Me to the Moon

Lily Koppel ’03 may have been just “moon dust”— as she jokes— during the great age of space exploration, but in her second book, The Astronaut Wives Club, the 32-year-old author deftly transports readers through that era, navigating territory that has seldom been traversed.