The Paisano

Peering into deep space with Dr. Chris Packham

Dr. Packham hopes to play a part in finding life on other planets.

Ray Hagimoto

November 2, 2016

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, a black hole was forming at the center of that galaxy. Now, Professor Chris Packham of UTSA and a team of international astronomers have received a $387,214 research grant from the National Science Foundation to observe such phenomena in “real time.” As a chi...