James Webb Space Telescope at SXSWi

James Webb Space Telescope at SXSWi

Mar 21, 2013

From 8-11 March, 2013 I was down in Austin, TX with a large collaboration focused on providing outreach for the James Webb Space Telescope. The Space Telescope Science Institute from Baltimore, Maryland gathered with Microsoft Research, Northrop Grumman, Ball Aerospace, NASA, University of Texas and CosmoQuest in order to provide public outreach at South by...

Weekly Space Hangout SciO13 Edition!

Weekly Space Hangout SciO13 Edition!

Feb 1, 2013

This week I’ll be hosting the Weekly Space Hangout on Google+ with a special edition! Fraser Cain, Pamela Gay, Alan Boyle, Nicole Gugliucci and Amy Shira Teitel are all in Raleigh, North Carolina attending the Science Online 2013 conference! They’ll be physically together in the hangout with Dr. Thad Szabo and I join from our homes in the Los...

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...

Dr. Strangedoom

Dr. Strangedoom

Dec 21, 2012

OR: How I learned to stop worrying and love the axial tilt