An international scientific team has brought to light a supermassive black hole. UVA engineers helped make it happen, applying decades of technology development. more >
Francine Garrett-Bakelman played a key role in NASA’s study of astronaut Scott Kelly and his twin. The results, released Thursday, shed light on whether astronauts could endure years-long space travel missions, potentially to Mars, or even beyond. more >
UVA’s miniature space satellite, called a CubeSat, is in Houston and soon will be launched from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility on the Eastern Shore. more >