Upcoming Events

Logical Thinking

02/10/2017 08:00 PM

Dr. Webb will discuss logical and scientific thinking, and its application to subjects such as UFO's, Global Warming, and elections.

Women in Astronomy

03/03/2017 08:00 PM

"Dr. Caroline Simpson, FIU astrophysicist and winner of the prestigious Richard H. Emmons Award for Excellence in College Teaching education presented by the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, will be talking about the role women have played in the development of astronomy throughout the ages."


03/10/2017 08:00 PM

Director of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center will be giving a talk about his research in the field of Global warming.

Latest News

25 facts you should know about the August 21, 2017, total solar eclipse


This year will be the first total solar eclipse in the continental U.S. in 38 years. Make sure to mark your calendar - August 21!

Look up, supermoon on the rise


As the moon reaches full phase Monday, Nov. 14, it will be the closest it’s been to Earth since 1948. There will not be another supermoon like this until 2034.

Dr. Webb is awarded CASE Community Outreach Award


Dr. Webb was joined fellow physicists Rajamani Narayanan, Xuewen Wang, Richard Bone, Jin He, and Wenzhi Li in picking up awards at the first College of Arts, Sciences, and Educations awards mixer. Dr. Webb won for his community outreach activities including star parties, school visits, and planetarium concerts.

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Stocker AstroScience Center
Department of Physics
Florida International University
Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11200 SW 8th Street, CP 222
Miami, FL 33199
Phone: (305) 348-3964
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