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McDonald Observatory. Photo courtesy of Aldo Sepulveda
Ray Hagimoto December 5, 2017

Student researcher sets his sight on the stars. A single email has the power to drastically change the course of one’s career. Junior undergraduate physics major Aldo Sepulveda discovered just...

UTSA science professors react to NASA announcement

Jeremiah Hobbs March 2, 2017

NASA announced on Feb. 22 the discovery of Seven Earth-like planets orbiting a star called Trappist-1, with three existing in the habitable zone—meaning liquid water can cool on the planet’s surface. UTSA...

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