1. Your need to control everything.
2. Your aversion to shameless self-promotion (within reason).
3. Your crippling anxieties about what will happen if you get rejected. 160 more words
This past week, my daughter and I watched live as the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, or TESS, was launched into orbit. This satellite is the follow-up to NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope, which was designed to point to a specific region of space known to have many sun-like stars and get a sense for how many of them have exoplanets. 454 more words