145: Backyard Worlds with Prof. Allers

Professor  Katelyn Allers  talks about how you can discover small cold stars! She is a member of the  Backyard Worlds  project, which is a collaboration between astronomers and citizen scientists. This project searches for brown dwarfs, which are some of the closest objects to our solar system.  You can join the search at  www.backyardworlds.org .  Follow Professor Allers on  twitter !

Professor Katelyn Allers talks about how you can discover small cold stars! She is a member of the Backyard Worlds project, which is a collaboration between astronomers and citizen scientists. This project searches for brown dwarfs, which are some of the closest objects to our solar system.

You can join the search at www.backyardworlds.org.

Follow Professor Allers on twitter!