2010-Oct-25: VERITAS search for an enhanced TeV gamma-ray flux from the Crab Nebula is briefly reported in  The Astronomers' Telegram #2968, here .

 


 

2010-Oct-25: Ground was recently broken for the new VERITAS control room. See picture of the site here. The control room will be situated to the left of the wall in the center part of the picture, at the location of the pile of earth.

 


 

2010-Oct-17: VERITAS re-detection of VHE emission from the high-mass X-ray binary system LS I +61 303 is reported in  The Astronomers' Telegram #2948, here .

 


 

2010-Aug-11: VERITAS discovery of VHE emission from the blazar 1ES 1440+122, reported in  The Astronomers' Telegram #2786, here .

 


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July 2010: The VERITAS collaboration is deeply saddened by the recent death of Simon Swordy. Simon was a leading light of VERITAS, a dear friend and an esteemed colleague. We extend our deepest sympathies to his family. 

See the University of Chicago press release here.

We invite you to post stories or remembrances of Simon here

A memorial for Simon will be held at the University of Chicago on November 18/19, see here