NSN Webinar Series: NASA Citizen Science: From Habitable Exoplanets to Planet Nine

NSN Webinar Series: NASA Citizen Science: From Habitable Exoplanets to Planet Nine

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Images courtesy NASA and Marc Kuchner

Night Sky Network members joined us on January 28, when Marc Kuchner from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center shared with us how YOU can get involved in NASA research through citizen science opportunities!

About Marc Kuchner:
Astrophysicist Marc Kuchner is known for work on images and imaging of disks and exoplanets. Together with Wesley Traub, he invented the band-limited coronagraph, a design to be used on the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST). He is also known for his novel supercomputer models of planet-disk interactions and for developing the ideas of ocean planets, Carbon planets, and Helium planets. Kuchner currently serves as the principal investigator of the popular citizen science website, DiskDetective.org.



 

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Night Sky Network Webinar Series: NASA Citizen Science: From Habitable Exoplanets to Planet Nine

Night Sky Network members joined us on January 28, when Marc Kuchner from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center shared with us how YOU can get involved in NASA research through citizen science opportunities!

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