Student, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Jake Rosenthal is an undergraduate student at Virginia Tech pursuing a degree in Aerospace Engineering. He has interned at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Goddard Space Flight Center. He is an aspiring science communicator.
Jake Rosenthal takes us on a tour of the history of discovery of our place in the cosmos.
Looking back at Earth from beyond helps to give perspective on our place in the cosmos.
In 1972, an attempt to contact extraterrestrial life was cast into space with the launch of the Pioneer 10 spacecraft. What exactly was the message we sent into the cosmos?