Nov 17, 2017 – A public open house at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's Behlen Observatory begins at 7 p.m. Nov. 17.
Oct 31, 2017 – Loren Arthur Marks, 86, Lincoln, died October 12, 2017. Loren was born June 9, 1931 in Huntley, Nebraska to Edwin and Elsie Marks. He worked as a machinist for the Department of Physics and Astronomy until his retirement in 2000.
Sept 21, 2017 – For the first time, scientists have confirmed that the highest-energy cosmic rays that bombard the Earth come from outside the Milky Way galaxy.