Is There Life on Venus?

A Refresher on Venus First, let’s bring everyone up to speed about Venus. Venus, named after the Roman goddess of beauty and nicknamed “Earth’s twin,” is the second planet from the Sun. It resides at an average distance of 0.72 AU (an AU, or astronomical unit, is the average distance between the Earth and the

The September 2020 Night Sky

Welcome a new thing I’m going to try and do on my site! I’m going to try and point out some interesting things happening in the night sky over the month. I’m a little late on September, so we’re gonna ignore events that happened before I posted this. September 9: Mars Stands Still On Wednesday,

Life Updates

It’s been a while! Sorry I haven’t been posting that much on my site in these last few months. As I’m sure everyone knows, 2020 is a doozy. Academically, I’m still doing fine. In fact, all summer I studied for my qualifying exam! For those of you who aren’t Case Western students or my family,