Paul is a Space Systems engineer at NASA, podcaster, blogger, investigator
Paul is a Senior Systems Enginner at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. He earned his BS in physics from Iowa State University in 1981 and M.S. in Applied Psychics from The John Hopkins University in 2000. Since 1986 Paul works as a Systems Engineer, started in Lockheed Martin and continued on in John Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, ATK Space Systems and Services and now at Hawk Institue for Space Science working for NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. Since 2012 Paul runs “Dream of the Open Channel” blog which he describes as “a blog using the scientific search for intelligent life on other worlds as a mental lens to ask every sort of interesting question”. In June 2012, Paul started a “Wow! Signal Podcast”, podcast that explores the past, present and the future of sentient beings everywhere. On 4th of April 2015 Paul published first episode of his new podcast – “Unseen Podcast”. It’s open participation, unscripted, uncensored, Creative Commons spinoff podcast of the “Wow! Signal Podcast”.
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Paul’s contributions to the blog:
- Extra! Extra! Read all about it!
- Ask Me Anything
- Exceptional character
- My kind of spaceship
- Destination: Mars
- To infinity and beyond!
- Prepare for warp speed
- Houston, “Eagle” has landed
- “Three Great Astronomy Discoveries I Didn’t Make” by Paul Carr
- Charity 2.0
- Little green/grey men
- Next Giant Leap
- OSIRIS REx
- To boldly go where no man has gone before
- Vacation on the ISS
- Something huge is heading our way!
- The Force Awakens