Department News

Comet Sighted!

Photo by Physics & Astronomy Associate Professor Donna M. Pierce Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE) as seen from MSU's Thad Cochran Research Park at 4:49...

MSU stargazers Tanner, Geneser part of new planet discovery

June 24, 2020 Link to the original article:...

2020 Summer Courses and More

*/ Course List Course # Section Title Start Date End Date Part of Term Time Days Instructor PH1011 101 Physical Science Lab I 06-01-2020 08...

High school teachers and students doing real astronomy research? Absolutely!

Once again, nearly 30 teachers, students and astronomy educators from the NASA/IPAC Teacher Archive Research Program (NITARP) will be attending the...

SEC Physics and Chemistry Faculty Collaborate on Comet Research

By: Maria Gebhardt on the Auburn College of Arts and Sciences WebsiteDr. Donna Pierce, associate professor from the Department of Physics and...