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Entries by Zoe P. Strassfield from 01/2012

Going Beyond Planet Earth at the American Museum of Natural History

| Posted 01.09.2012 | College

If you're in New York City before Aug. 12, I wholeheartedly recommend seeing Beyond Planet Earth.

Plans and Precommitment: 2012 in Space!

| Posted 01.10.2012 | Science

Here's a month-by-month listing of events I'm excited for in 2012.

Seeing the Space Station Before Dawn

| Posted 01.15.2012 | Science

It may LOOK like just a dot from my backyard, but I know it's an orbital complex the size of a jumbo jet, built by 16 countries working together, and a house in space that's been inhabited continuously for more than half my life.

Mapping the Forest and the Trees: A Visit With Remote Sensing Expert Alan Strahler

| Posted 01.23.2012 | Science

Prof. Alan Strahler's current work involves a ground-based LiDAR instrument called ECHIDNA, after the spiky Australian egg-laying mammal.

Harmonize With the Singing Satellites: Attending the 2012 Zero Robotics Championship

| Posted 01.27.2012 | Science

Events of January 23, 2012 Okay, today was definitely one of my busiest days since I arrived at Boston University. I found out a week ago that High S...

Flying for Me

| Posted 01.31.2012 | Science

Even though I was negative seven at the time of the accident, I salute the Challenger 7, and the opportunities they gave my generation. Because they were flying for me, too.