Lucianne Walkowicz:
Look up for a change

TEDxPhoenix · 11:23 · Filmed Nov 2011

How often do you see the true beauty of the night sky? TED Fellow Lucianne Walkowicz shows how light pollution is ruining the extraordinary — and often ignored — experience of seeing directly into space.

Stellar astronomer
Lucianne Walkowicz works on NASA's Kepler mission, studying starspots and "the tempestuous tantrums of stellar flares." Full bio