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Planetary scientist, Cassini imaging lead, CICLOPS director, The Day The Earth Smiled founder. WE DID IT! Opinions are my own.
I nominate @carolynporco for a Shorty Award in #photography because she is the finest photographer in space history
It's put me in touch with a great many interesting people who think & communicate interesting ideas...for free.
Because I care deeply about spreading the word that science is an integral & transforming feature of human culture that we should all embrace
Keep Twitter from going belly-up as it often does.
I draw on my expertise in science & rational thinking to add insightful & witty commentary to my tweets