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  • Dr. Hrabowski is the newest member of Team UMBC ISON

    As Comet ISON heads behind the Sun for a potential disruptive perihelion passage, Susan Hoban and Team UMBC ISON are gearing up for an intensive observing campaign in January and February 2014....
    Posted: November 26, 2013 9:50 AM
  • UMBC's First Satellite Launch

    Tiny Satellite ... A Big Step in Space Research at UMBC.
    Congratulations to Vanderlei Martin's group for launching UMBC's first satellite, Qubescout, at 2:10 EST this morning on a Russian rocket.  The full story can be found here. Note:  JCET has now...
    Posted: November 21, 2013 11:29 AM
  • NASA's BEST Presentation at Abu Dhabi Science Festival

    Susan Hoban, Catehrine Kruchten and consultant Geraldine Robbins are delivering NASA's BEST (Beginning Engineering, Science and Technology) workshops at the Abu Dhabi Science Festival.  Click here...
    Posted: November 15, 2013 11:34 AM
  • UMBCScope November 8, 2013 Image

    This image was taken November 8th, 2013 at 10 UT, in the light of fluorescent emission from C2 with the UMBC 0.8m telescope by Susan Hoban and Roy Prouty. Please click here for more information.
    Posted: November 8, 2013 2:19 PM
  • Dr. Leonid Yurganov returns from a recent Arctic expedition.

    Dr. Leonid Yurganov returns from a recent Arctic expedition checking out methane emissions from the Arctic Ocean. Read more here.
    Posted: October 11, 2013 4:42 PM
  • JCET Summer 2013 Newsletter

    The Summer 2013 Newsletter has been posted. 
    Posted: October 11, 2013 1:10 PM
  • Christopher Shuman is Giving an Invited Talk

    Science Cafe – Should you be concerned about Antarctic glaciers melting? The talk will be held at the Abingdon Public Library on October 8, 7-8:30 p.m.  For more information, click here.
    Posted: September 27, 2013 4:12 PM
  • Congratulations to Dr. Kevin Turpie!

    Dr. Turpie is now affiliated with the Department of Geography and Environmental Systems!
    Posted: September 20, 2013 12:49 PM
  • Did you miss Dr. Lorraine Remer's Maniac Talk September 9th?

    It's now available online!
    Posted: September 20, 2013 12:21 PM
  • Ali Tokay's Work With J. Duncan Belew (2013 Summer Student)

    J. Duncan Belew of University of North Carolina - Asheville worked with Dr. Ali Tokay for 11 weeks on the project titled " Towards Evaluation of the National Mosaic and Quantitative Precipitation...
    Posted: September 12, 2013 4:38 PM