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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The exploration history of Europa. Edited by Guy Consolmagno. 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 buy is a kind of paganism — it’s turning God into a nature god. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

Colors of inner disk classical Kuiper belt objects. DetroitMichiganU. Schaefer; Prentice Hall, The contamination of the surface of Vesta by impacts and the delivery of conslomagno dark material.

Cambridge University Press, ; fourth edition, Adventures of a Vatican Scientist. Evidence of N2-Ice on the surface of the icy dwarf planet FY9. He has coauthored two astronomy books: Director of the Vatican Observatory. 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 Stony meteorite thermal properties and their relationship to meteorite chemical and physical states.


In addition to his continuing professional work in planetary science, he has also studied philosophy and theology. Jesuit planetary scientist to head Vatican Observatory”. The thermal conductivity of meteorites: Consolmagno gave the keynote speech at the Stellafane amateur telescope making convention on Aug The period of rotation, shape, density, and homogeneous surface color of the Centaur Pholus.

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Turn Left at Orion: The show aired for a second time inand for a third time in September consolmafno Heterogeneity in lunar anorthosite meteorites: Retrieved from ” https: Archived from the original on May 2, Consolmagno is a popular speaker as well as guyy writer of popular science.

In addition to over 40 refereed scientific papers, he has co-authored several books on astronomy for the popular market, which have been translated into multiple languages. Retrieved September 18, His research is centered on the connections between meteorites and asteroidsand the origin and evolution of small bodies in the solar system.

This page was last edited on 5 Octoberat Retrieved July 3, Enstatite chondrite density, magnetic susceptibility and porosity. Density, porosity and magnetic susceptibility of achondritic meteorites. 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 He was an invited participant in Scifoo in as well.


The measurement of meteorite heat capacity at low temperatures using liquid nitrogen vaporization. Our Sunday Visitor, New measurements and analysis.

The Mind of the Universe | Guy Consolmagno

The Way to the Dwelling of Light. Density, magnetic susceptibility, and the characterization of ordinary chondrite falls and showers. From he was a postdoctoral fellow and lecturer at the Harvard College Observatory, and from continued as postdoc and lecturer at MIT. Guy Consolmagno and Dan M. A Textbook in Gut Sciences.

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Astronomy and the Vatican. Retrieved 20 December The density and porosity of lunar rocks. 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.

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