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By cosmoquest on July 17, 2014 in

Welcome to ThrowBack Thursday! On Thursdays, we like to highlight a blog post from the early days of CosmoQuest. Now, 2012 wasn’t that long ago, but we’ve grown quite a bit since the early days, and we’d like to make sure that everyone gets a chance to read some of the great introductory material that was written […]

By Nicole Gugliucci on June 10, 2014 in

In this series of posts, we’ll be breaking down the recent MoonMappers paper by Robbins et al. showcasing YOUR work.  Read Part 1 and Part 2 Won’t The Real Crater Count Please Stand Up? Now that we’ve set up why we’re counting and measuring craters and reviewed the history of the methods of crater counting, let’s […]

By Nicole Gugliucci on May 20, 2014 in

In this series of posts, we’ll be breaking down the recent MoonMappers paper by Robbins et al. showcasing YOUR work.  Read Part 1 In the first part of this series, I gave you a background overview on why accurate crater counts on surfaces like the Moon and Mercury are important. Now I’m gong to dive […]

By Nicole Gugliucci on April 22, 2014 in

In this series of posts, we’ll be breaking down the recent MoonMappers paper by Robbins et al. showcasing YOUR work.  We were super-excited as the paper worked on by this team using your contributions was accepted by the journal Icarus. We put out a press release, as did CU Boulder, and Stuart made two great […]

By Nicole Gugliucci on August 22, 2013 in

Love science? Will be in the Boulder, Colorado, area in October? If yes, then you definitely want to check out the Boulder Science Festival on October 12-13! This celebration of learning about the Universe around us is being put together by Phil Plait and Marcella Setter, who graciously sat down with us on Learning Space […]