News and Events from the Eberly College of Science
Space observatory controlled by Penn State captures its 1,000th gamma-ray burst
11 November 2015 - One thousand of the most powerful explosions in the universe -- gamma-ray bursts -- now have been detected by NASA's Swift Gamma-ray-Burst Explorer satellite, report scientists at Penn State's Mission Operations Center, which controls the science and flight operations for the satellite.
Ecology on the wing: Aerial photography enhances conservation research (18 September 2015)
Penn State receives two awards for materials research and education (14 September 2015)
Penn State hosts 19 National Science Foundation graduate researchers (31 August 2015)
Millennium Scholars Program connects diversity and STEM degrees (31 August 2015)
WPSU Penn State garners seven Mid-Atlantic Emmy nominations (17 August 2015)