Astronomers discover ‘heavy metal’ supernova rocking out

July 31, 2017 - First clear evidence of a metal-rich birthplace for a superluminous supernova.

Unexpected composition of the Milky Way revealed by Prof. Faucher-Giguere and FIRE collaborators

July 27, 2017 - The Milky Way's matter may be largely composed of material from other galaxies, recent work by Prof. Faucher-Giguere's team indicates.

Prof. Faucher-Giguere Featured in Northwestern IT Newsletter

July 20, 2017 - Northwestern's high-performance computing cluster, Quest, supports simulations in the study of galaxy formation.