Space Science

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  • Harlan Spence, professor of physics and director of EOS
    - Space Physicist Named AAAS Fellow
    EOS director Harlan Spence is recognized by his peers. Read More
  • UNH graduate and NASA eclipse spokesperson C. Alex Young
    - UNH Grad Is Point Person on Eclipse Comms
    C. Alex Young '01G is talking about the eclipse. A lot.  Read More
  • map of US showing where UNH faculty will be watching total eclipse
    - Chasing the Moon
    UNH faculty are traveling to what's known as the path of totality to witness the Aug. 21 eclipse. Find out where they're going. Read More
  • Image of a total solar eclipse
    - We’re All Heliophysicists
     Nathan Schwadron, professor of physics in the Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space. Learn more about Schwadron's research in this video. (Photo: Jacob Withee, UNH... Read More
  • NASA's WIND spacecraft
    - Predicting Space Weather
    A UNH researcher has identified key differences in solar wind models. Read More
  • Trappist solar system
    - Spaced Out
    “Astronomy compels the soul to look upward and leads us from this world to another.”       —Plato, The Republic, 342 BCE Last week, when NASA announced the discovery of seven new... Read More
  • a black hole eating a dying star
    - Feeding Frenzy
    A giant black hole ripped apart a nearby star and then continued to feed off its remains for close to a decade, according to research led by UNH. This black hole meal is more than... Read More
  • NASA rocket with UNH-built instruments on board
    - How's the Weather in Space?
    Rocket with instruments designed by UNH researchers blasted into space Nov. 19 (Photo: NASA)State-of-the-art space weather instrumentation developed by researchers at the UNH’s... Read More
  • UNH EOS director Harlan Spence
    - UCAR Board
    Harlan Spence has been elected to serve as a member of the board of trustees of the UCAR. Read More
  • Telescope image of space, with bright yellow and bright purple objects highlighted
    - Rogue Black Hole
    UNH researcher Dacheng Lin has discovered a massive black hole “wandering” at edge of its galaxy. Read More