(Episode 36) — Dr. Karen Pardos Olsen is an postdoctoral researcher at Arizona State University’s School of Earth and Space Exploration. She is an expert in the evolution of galaxies. Dr. Olsen’s research focuses on the enormous clouds of gas that provides the matter for forming stars. Visit her website at http://kpolsen.github.io
(Episode 35) — Arizona Senator Andrew Sherwood represents Tempe in the Arizona legislature. He is an Arizona State graduate and a champion of science policy. Senator Sherwood has set many goals that would make Arizona a hub of the budding space exploration market. If you’d like to be involved in the Arizona Aerospace Coalition email Senator Sherwood at asherwood @ azleg.com
(Episode 34) — Dr. David Williams is the Director of the Ronald Greeley Center for Planetary Studies at Arizona State University. He has worked extensively with NASA’s Dawn and New Horizons missions. Dr. Williams also runs the NASA Planetary Aeolian Laboratory at the Ames Research Center in California.