Welcome! I am a graduate student in astronomy and physics at MIT.
My favorite galaxy is Reticulum II.
News article by Carnegie Science
Short Interview with MIT
The nine brightest stars in the r-process galaxy Reticulum II are circled. Three of these stars are highlighted, showing their large barium content. Background image: Fermilab/Dark Energy Survey
Check out The Caterpillar Project. Here’s a quick video showing what it’s about. Video production credit to Brendan Griffen.