Tree Growth and Carbon Sequestration

Photosynthesis — the planet altering cellular process you likely learned about in school at various points. While some of us might be fuzzy on the details since we learned it, many researchers are trying to understand how we can manipulate the process to combat climate change. For example, our featured scientist from December reprograms plant cells to be better and faster … More Tree Growth and Carbon Sequestration

Beth A. Brown

This month’s featured scientist spent her career studying our February theme–the stars and skies! Beth Brown (1969-2008) was one of many NASA scientists that work in fields like astronomy, astrophysics, climate science, and other technologies to help us better understand our galaxy and universe. Born in Roanoke, Virginia, Brown showed an early interest in science … More Beth A. Brown