Today’s featured entry from the Vatican Observatory Faith and Science
“From MIT to Specola Vaticana: Guy Consolmagno at TEDx via Della Conciliazione” (click here for it)
Brother Guy Consolmagno is a Planetary Scientist at the Vatican Observatory.... He earned a degree from MIT and did post-doctorate work at MIT and the Harvard College Observatory. When he was 29, he joined the Peace Corps in Kenya. There, he taught suffering people about astronomy. He discovered that the desire for scientific knowledge is not limited to educated westerners, but is original and alive in the poor and uneducated. In this way, he discovered that astronomy belongs to us all [click here to continue].
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