Scientist Interview

Dale Andersen

Scientist Interview - Dale Andersen

As the American leader of a joint US/Soviet expedition to Antarctica, biologist Dale Andersen spent six months with a multinational, multicultural crew in this remote, hostile environment, carrying out research relevant to the search for life on Mars.
Nathalie Cabrol exploring in the Andes. Image credit: Nathalie Cabrol

Scientist Interview - Nathalie Cabrol

Nathalie Cabrol is a planetary scientist, an explorer, and a leader of research projects in astrobiology and extreme terrestrial environments, planetary missions, and robotics.
Franck Marchis in his office at the SETI Institute. image credit: Seth Shostak, SETI Institute

Scientist Interview - Franck Marchis

Franck Marchis, Senior Research Scientist at the Carl Sagan Center at the SETI Institute, is involved in the definition of a new generation of AOs for 8 -10 m class telescopes and future Extremely Large Telescopes.
Earthquake Nepal

Scientist Interview - Friedemann Freund - The Future of Forecasting Earthquakes

Friedemann Freund doesn't shrink from taking on the really big problems. His research has elucidated such important phenomena as the fact that rocks under stress behave like batteries that can produce currents deep within the crust of the Earth.

Scientist Interview - Paul Estrada - From Dust to Planets

If planets are a dime a dozen, moons are less than a penny each. There are at least 139 moons just within our own solar system. Most of these are the property of the gas giant planets beyond Mars.

Scientist Interview - Jill Tarter - Beating the Odds

Astronomer Dr. Jill Tarter is the holder of the Bernard M. Oliver Chair for SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence).

Scientist Interview - Franck Marchis - Life at the SETI Institute

Franck Marchis joined the SETI Institute as a Principal Investigator (PI) or lead scientist in 2007. He is also an assistant research Astronomer at the University of California Berkeley. Franck received his Ph.D.

Scientist Interview - Margaret Race - Planetary Protector

Dr. Margaret Race is concerned with protecting the planets - not just Earth, but Mars and beyond.

Scientist Interview - Laurance Doyle - A Man of Many Firsts

Dr. Laurance Doyle is a true renaissance man who thrives on discovery.