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As one of 11 international partners in the Giant Magellan Telescope, Texas A&M University is part of important astrophysical history set to go down today (Friday, Sept. 18) -- the casting of the telescope's fourth primary mirror at the University of Arizona's Richard F. Caris Mirror Lab at Steward Observatory.[...]@

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As one of 11 international partners in the Giant Magellan Telescope, Texas A&M University is part of important astrophysical history set to go down today (Friday, Sept. 18) beneath a football stadium in Tucson -- the casting of the telescope's fourth primary mirror...

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Astronomers from across Texas will be visiting the Texas A&M University campus next month for a weekend workshop focused on the growth of astronomy and related scientific collaborations throughout the Lone Star State.[...]

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Astronomers from across Texas will be visiting the Texas A&M University campus next month for a weekend workshop focused on the growth of astronomy and related scientific collaborations throughout the Lone Star State...

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Using one of the world's most powerful digital cameras, scientists with the Dark Energy Survey have discovered eight more faint celestial objects hovering near our Milky Way galaxy, along with signs indicating that they likely are dwarf satellite galaxies, the smallest and closest known form of galaxies.[...]

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Using one of the world's most powerful digital cameras, scientists with the Dark Energy Survey have discovered eight more faint celestial objects hovering near our Milky Way galaxy...

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Texas A&M University physics graduate student Daniel Nagasawa '16 has some advice for budding astronomers: Never cease being amazed by things perceived as basic, from light to the elements. [...]

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Texas A&M University physics graduate student Daniel Nagasawa '16 has some advice for budding astronomers: Never cease being amazed by things perceived as basic, from light to the elements...

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The Giant Magellan Telescope Organization has announced today (Wednesday, June 3) that its 11 international partners -- including Texas A&M University -- have committed more than US$500 million to begin construction of the first of a new generation of extremely large telescopes. Once it is built, the Giant Magellan Telescope (GMT) is poised to be the largest optical telescope in the world.[...]

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Physicist Alexx Perloff, a graduate student at Texas A&M University working on the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) experiment, is using data from the first run of the Large Hadron Collider for his thesis...

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The Giant Magellan Telescope Organization has announced today that its 11 international partners - including Texas A&M University - have committed more than $500 million to begin construction of the first of a new generation of extremely large telescopes. Once it is built, the Giant Magellan Telescope (GMT) is poised to be the largest optical telescope in the world.[...]

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The Giant Magellan Telescope Organization has announced today (Wednesday, June 3) that its 11 international partners -- including Texas A&M University -- have committed more than US$500 million to begin construction of the first of a new generation of extremely large telescopes...

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Rupak Mahapatra, physics professor, along with professors David Toback, Rusty Harris and Nader Mirabolfathi, are at the forefront in United States' efforts to find dark matter. The search is tough - humans cannot see or feel dark matter because its particles don't interact with the observable world.[...]

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Fuxiang Li, a former graduate student in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Texas A&M University, is one of 14 graduate students across the campus who have been named Texas A&M Distinguished Graduate Students for 2015 in recognition of exemplary achievement in teaching and research...

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Hans A. Schuessler, professor of physics and astronomy at Texas A&M University, has been recognized as one of three faculty recipients of 2015 Bush Excellence Awards for international teaching, international research and public service....

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