Science & Medicine

10.25.17

UChicago astronomers and astrophysicists brought family and friends to the path of totality to watch the solar eclipse on August 21.

10.25.2017

From dark matter to gravitational waves to a balloon-borne telescope, scientists discuss how they handle setbacks.

09.12.2017

Nancy Grace Roman, PhD’49, didn’t get tenure. She changed the course of astronomy instead.

09.12.2017

Physics offers an example of how the division can support women in science.

08.30.2017

The University marks the 75th anniversary of Chicago Pile-1, the world’s first controlled, self-sustaining nuclear reaction.

08.30.2017

Why the invasive species Solenopsis invicta has thrived in Texas.

08.14.2017

UChicago astronomers and astrophysicists prepare for a total eclipse of the sun.

Summer/17

What listening to icebergs tells us about the future of the Antarctic.

Summer/17

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe gets ready to meet a star.

Summer/17

Three mathematicians team up to advance Zimmer’s conjecture. Yes, that Zimmer.

Summer/17

With the support of a $100 million gift, UChicago Medicine is pioneering a new science of wellness.

Summer/17

A new material developed by Argonne scientists could revolutionize oil spill cleanup.