News and Events from the Eberly College of Science
07 March 2014 — After searching hundreds of millions of objects across the sky, NASA's Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) has turned up no evidence of the hypothesized celestial body in our solar system commonly called "Planet X," according to published scientific papers including a new study in The Astrophysical Journal authored by Kevin Luhman of the Center for Exoplanets and Habitable Worlds at Penn State University.
Critical Protein Discovered for Healthy Cell Growth in Mammals (27 January 2014)
A New, "Exceptionally Close" Exploding Star (24 January 2014)
Schaak Named DuPont Professor in Materials Chemistry (17 January 2014)
A Course in Metric Geometry Wins Prize for Mathematical Exposition (16 January 2014)
A New Pathway for Neuron Repair is Discovered (9 January 2014)