Virtual Star Party — 20 January, 2013

Virtual Star Party — 20 January, 2013

Jan 20, 2013

Where’s Mars’s Atmosphere?

Where’s Mars’s Atmosphere?

Jan 20, 2013

Tonight on Google+ I was made aware of an article from Popular Science that was published on their site almost two years ago, speaking of terraforming Mars and what we need to do in order to make that possible. TL:DR + Adding carbon dioxide to Mars’s atmosphere won’t warm it more than it already is. + There’s more to keeping an atmosphere than...

Change your thoughts and you change your world

Change your thoughts and you change your world

Jan 18, 2013

When I signed into Google+ this morning, I was given a smile right from the gates when +Amy Gabriel pinged me in her post, saying that this image reminded her of me. I am not only extremely grateful and humbled that this sort of image and caption would remind someone of me, but its subject has been on my mind a lot lately amid my whirlwind of chaos as I try to...

Interview with SpaceFan News!

Interview with SpaceFan News!

Jan 12, 2013

Now that I’m getting settled after my return from the 221st meeting of the American Astronomical Society, I was pleasantly surprised when Tony Darnell of SpaceFans and the Space Telescope Science Institute let me know that he posted his interview of me up on YouTube! Tony went around to many of the booths, poster presentations and exhibitors to speak with...

221st AAS Meeting

221st AAS Meeting

Jan 9, 2013

It’s now day four of the 221st meeting of the American Astronomical Society and there are have been many absolutely amazing talks, posters, exhibitors and conversations being had this year. On Saturday and Sunday, there were many fantastic sessions with the focus on being better educators in the fields related to astronomy. Though this seems like this...