Travels

Johnson Space Center

Johnson Space Center

Words can’t describe how amazing the JSC is, or how many times I’ve been there – easily approaching 20 school fields trips that I’ve led over 10 years teaching astronomy and physics.

Very Large Array

Very Large Array

One of the major sites that I’ve always wanted to visit has been the Very Large Array in New Mexico… and in the summer of 2016 I made it there!  What an incredible trip full of majestic barren scenery, incredible painted horizons and once again […]

Macdonald Observatory

Macdonald Observatory

My bucket list is to visit the world’s great astronomical observatories.  Since I’m in Austin, and got both my degrees from UT Austin, the first logical choice was to visit the Macdonald Observatory in the mountains of Fort Davis, TX.  I’ve been to MCD Observatory […]

Arecibo Observatory

Arecibo Observatory

In June of 2016 I started my bucket list journey of visiting the world’s great telescopes. After a long tough year of teacher Geology and Astronomy I started my journey with a tropical vacation to Puerto Rico to visit the Arecibo National Radio Observatory.  For […]