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UVic professors contribute to new findings about dwarf galaxies

A team of astronomers including two UVic professors have made an amazing discovery that could change our understanding of how galaxies are formed. Their research looks at the behaviour of dwarf galaxies. A paper recently published in Nature journal entitled “A vast, thin plane of corotating dwarf galaxies orbiting the Andromeda galaxy” explains that about… Read more »

Student environmental groups plan green revolution

On the evening  of January 16 some 70 students attended UVic Environmental Round Table (UVERT) 3.0 , an annual activity put on by UVic environmental advocacy group Common Energy. These students generated some 18 issues that they wanted to discuss in six groups around the Upper Lounge in three sessions. The event organizer was Miranda Maslany, a fourth… Read more »