Category | Guest Blog Posts

By jagrier on August 16, 2016 in

Another entry in our Guest Blog series, from Jennifer Grier, our Science Team Lead at CosmoQuest At our excellent CosmoQuest staff Face-to-Face meeting in May, I received a small plushy stuffed squirrel. Many people did, in fact, as there was a large number of the cute little things on hand. Why? Because at one point, […]

By llebofsky on June 9, 2016 in

Here is another of our Guest Blog series – planetary astronomer and CosmoQuest team member Larry Lebofsky introduces us to an interesting impact-created rock known as Saffordite. As a planetary astronomer who has had a long career studying small bodies in the Solar System— from the dwarf planets to asteroids to moons to the rings […]

By Susie Murph on May 23, 2016 in

The first of our Guest Blog posts, this entry is a special post by amateur astronomer Constantin Sprianu of Romania. He is a 38-year-old automotive engineer working in an engineering center,and is the father of three boys – one 8-year-old and 5-year-old twins. Besides astronomy, he is also interested in aviation and composite materials. He […]