” I think that, a lot of times, people have this idea that the solar system is entirely explored, that we have sent spacecraft to every planet, we’ve taken beautiful pictures of everything, and that it’s kind of done. “


” We’ve actually named asteroids for other famous women in history, like Rosa Parks, Harriet Tubman, and Sojourner Truth. But it’s really this Malala one that’s catching people’s attention. “


” People have discovered asteroids in the Main Belt that outgas like comets, and things on cometary orbits that no longer outgas – that don’t have tails. We’re finding all of these unique cases. “


” When I tell people I’m a space scientist studying asteroids, they sometimes assume I’m a super-smart math whiz. The kind of person who skipped a bunch of grades and went to college when they were sixteen. Although I am good at math, school was difficult for me, and I didn’t get straight A’s. “



All 4 Carrie Nugent Quotes about People in picture


I think that, a lot of times, people have this idea that the solar system is entirely explored, that we have sent spacecraft to every planet, we
We


People have discovered asteroids in the Main Belt that outgas like comets, and things on cometary orbits that no longer outgas - that don
When I tell people I
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