Reaching for the Stars

Reaching for the Stars

Satellites are proliferating in our low earth orbit. Data from the Steward Observatory characterizes which areas of the sky and which satellite models are the most bright, likely to interfere with astronomical observations.

Rolling in the Deep

Rolling in the Deep

The spectroscopists don’t want you to know that exoplanet atmospheres are actually three-dimensional! Today’s authors use computational climate models to study how we might be able to directly observe different planetary heating processes.