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SOFIA, the Flying Telescope with Dr. Daniel Angerhausen

Join us as we welcome Dr. Daniel Angerhausen, an astrophysicist and astrobiologist at the Center for Space and Habitability at Bern University! A former NASA postdoctoral fellow, Dr. Angerhausen is also the founder and CEO of the science and tech communication start-up 'The Explainables'. On his search for planets around other stars, Daniel has flown five missions on the NASA airborne telescope SOFIA. Daniel is also mentor and science committee member of NASA Frontier Development Lab, an Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning incubator tackling challenges in various fields of space sciences in collaboration with industry stakeholders such as Google Cloud, Nvidia or IBM. Daniel also plays Sepaktakraw, an artistic foot-volleyball game and competed several times at World Championships in South East Asia.

Aired January 21, 2020
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