Asteroid Day 2017

UW participated in Asteroid Day, a global day of education to help protect Earth from potentially hazardous asteroid. The movie above shows how DIRAC’s astronomical software group is assisting that effort by making the LSST an unprecedented asteroid discovery machine.

Andy Connolly Speaks at TED

In 2014, Andy Connolly gave a TED Talk on survey astronomy: “What’s the next window into our Universe?”