The University of Arizona

Top Vatican Official Visits Vatican Astronomers at UA

UA News February 2009 | The visit signifies the Holy See's 'unique interest' in its scientific research institute, Vatican astronomers say.  After a long flight from Rome that landed him in Tucson on Wednesday, Cardinal Giovanni Lajolo spent Thursday with Vatican Observatory and University of Arizona astronomers, touring their campus offices and laboratories and hearing presentations on their latest research.  more>