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Lunar Rocks and the Apollo Missions of 50 Years Ago

The Apollo missions are famous for landing a human on the surface of the Moon, but they have also provided a wealth of information about planetary geology and the formation of the Earth. Doug Fowler, former UW Oshkosh Fox Cities campus physics and astronomy professor,...

A Haunted Night at the Weis

Join us on Halloween night for a terrifying special event! Get free candy, touch real monster fossils, learn about poisonous rocks and minerals and see our new fluorescent mineral display! All of this at the Weis Earth Science Museum from 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 31.

Professor Kaltcheva receives Duncan Research Award

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Professor Nadia Kaltcheva, of the department of physics and astronomy, is the winner of the Duncan Research Award for 2011. Kaltcheva came to UW Oshkosh in 2001 and was promoted in 2010 to the rank of professor. She received her Ph.D....