Norton Department of History and Philosophy of Science University of Pittsburgh Einstein's Great Book of Universes. An Atlas of The Universe. Star Size Comparison HD. Scale of the Universe. Astronomy & Space. Top 100 Astronomers You’ve Probably Never Heard Of. How many of the faces above do you recognise?
For a long time, I’ve wanted to investigate the the “who’s who” of astronomy via the literature but haven’t had the means. I’ve teamed up with Andy Casey who has written a neat ADS-python module to access the ADS publication database. It is still early days at the moment so we’ve mainly been brainstorming but we figured we should start with the basics: most cited astronomers. KIPAC | Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology. Cielo Sur. ERGO – Energetic Ray Global Observatory | Enabling Kids to Build the World's Largest Telescope. SETI Institute. SETI: The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence. National Aeronautics and Space Administration NASA History Office SETI: The Search for ExtraTerrestrial Intelligence Since the beginning of civilization, people have wondered if we are alone in the universe or whether there is intelligent life somewhere else.