David Tholen (BS: Astronomy, Physics - 1978) is continuing the connection between Kansas and Pluto started by Clyde Tombaugh. The March issue of the Astronomical Journal has his paper about a first crack at measuring the masses of the new satellites Nix and Hydra via the mutual perturbation method and he and his collaborators have just submitted an HST proposal for Cycle 17 observations of the system.
- December 11, 2018Researchers Consider SN Death for Large Ocean Animals in Pleistocene
- December 10, 2018Space Physicist Named Fellow of AAAS
- November 20, 2018Stunning Pinwheel Nebula Is A Cosmic Cataclysm In The Making
Paper of the Week
P.Baringer*, A.Bean*, G.Chen*, J.Clutter*, J.Sekaric*, G.Wilson* & D0 Collaboration *KU Authors
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