the ICE Cube Laboratory in Antarctica, seen at night.

The IceCube Laboratory at the Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station, in Antarctica. IceCube was the first scientific instrument to detect very high energy neutrinos from beyond our solar system. The international IceCube project involves more than 300 researchers from 47 institutions, one of which is The University of Alabama. Photo credit: Sven Lidstrom, IceCube/NSF

a small section of the Veil Nebula (NASA).
Astrophysics Journal Club

February 24 @ 4:00 pm
223 Gallalee Hall

Weekly discussion of the astrophysics literature. [...]

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a large, round, colorful machine
Physics & Astronomy Colloquium

March 1 @ 3:45 pm
227 Gallalee Hall

Dr. Carl Pfendner from Ohio State University will give a talk on "Ultrahigh Energy Neutrinos: Cosmic Ghosts and How to Bust Them" [...]

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a small section of the Veil Nebula (NASA).
Astrophysics Journal Club

March 3 @ 4:00 pm
223 Gallalee Hall

Weekly discussion of the astrophysics literature. [...]

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the planet Jupiter.
Astronomy Public Observing Night and Lecture

March 6 @ 7:15 pm
Gallalee Hall 227

The Dept. of Physics & Astronomy will be hosting an open house on Friday, February 10th from 7:15p.m. – 10:00p.m. in Gallalee Hall [...]

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