Brother Guy Consolmagno SJ is Director of the the Vatican Observatory and President of the Vatican Observatory Foundation. A native of Detroit, Michigan. Brother Guy Consolmagno, head of the Vatican Observatory, explains how he combines a love for science with his love for God. Brother Guy Consolmagno, SJ, is the Director of the Vatican Observatory and President of the Vatican Observatory Foundation. A native of.

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In the interview, Consolmagno and Coyne discussed their distinct and intimate relationships with science and faith. He took vows as a Jesuit brother inand studied philosophy and theology at Loyola University Chicago, and physics at the University of Chicago before his assignment to the Vatican Observatory in Director of the Vatican Observatory.

Density, porosity and magnetic susceptibility of achondritic meteorites. On July 2,he was awarded the Carl Sagan Medal for outstanding communication by an active planetary scientist to the general public by the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society. Edited by Guy Consolmagno. New measurements and analysis. Colors of inner disk classical Kuiper belt objects. Schaefer; Prentice Hall, He was an invited participant in Scifoo in as well.


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Inhe said, “Religion needs science to keep it away from superstition and keep it close to reality, to protect it from creationismwhich at the end of the day is a kind of paganism — it’s turning God into a nature god. On entry into the order, he was assigned as an astronomer to the Vatican Observatorywhere he also serves as curator of the Vatican Meteorite collectiona position he has held since then.

Retrieved September 18, In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Upon his return to the US in he became an assistant professor of physics at Lafayette College, in Easton, Pennsylvania, where he taught until his entry into the Jesuit order in The show aired for a second time inand for a third time in September Is Vesta an intact and pristine protoplanet?

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The significance of meteorite density and porosity. Guy Consolmagno and Dan M. He has coauthored two astronomy books: Evidence of N2-Ice on the surface of the icy dwarf planet FY9.

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From he was a postdoctoral fellow and lecturer at the Harvard College Observatory, and from continued as postdoc and consolmagjo at MIT. Retrieved from ” https: Consolmagno is a popular speaker as well as a writer of popular science. Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial? Enstatite chondrite density, magnetic susceptibility and porosity. Archived from the original on May 2, Density, magnetic susceptibility, and the characterization of ordinary chondrite falls and showers. This page was last edited on 5 Octoberat Our Sunday Visitor, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.


Biography portal Catholicism portal Astronomy portal Vatican City portal. The contamination of the surface of Vesta by impacts and the delivery of vuy dark material.

Heterogeneity in lunar anorthosite meteorites: Turn Left at Orion: The thermal conductivity of meteorites: Stony meteorite thermal properties and their relationship to meteorite chemical and physical states.

Guy Consolmagno and Martha Schaefer. The density consolmano porosity of lunar rocks.