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Welcome to Light & Dark Matters, the new Physics and Astronomy blog! The purpose of our blog is to profile the talented faculty, staff, and students in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, and provide breaking news of our current events and research.

For those of you that are not scientists, but contemplating a career in science, check out What is Physics and What is Astronomy. We want to share the wonders of science with you and hopefully inspire you to choose a career in physics!

Now that you have found us, please tell your friends about our blog, and feel free to contact us with your ideas and comments.