December 7, 2012
My interest was sparked when it was brought to my attention that the light I was seeing from the stars was taking YEARS to reach my eyes. The thought of so many galaxies with so many stars, which most likely includes so many undiscovered planets also keeps me tuned in to space exploration.
An asteroid or comet headed for Earth is the only large-scale natural disaster we can prevent. Working together to fund our Shoemaker NEO Grants for astronomers, we can help save the world.