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Mike Brown
Astronomer, planet hunter, Pluto killer, bear whisperer, Finger-wrapped dad.
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Shane L. Larson 4h
at reception, said we should blow up Pluto and end the debate. I'm amused, my 9yr old is not! :-)
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Lucianne Walkowicz 5h
fans in the intergalactic boarding zone for 's talk !
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Mike Brown 13h
actually that's my name.
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Adler Planetarium 14h
There’s still time! Get your tix for today’s and Q&A session by from 7:30-9:30pm.
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Mike Brown 14h
no current plans, but you never know.....
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Mike Brown 14h
I can only hope that some day I read "Mikebrown to destroy the world" in the papers.
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Mike Brown 14h
Mikebrown is eccentric, oddly inclined, and not very bright. The asteroid, I mean. 11714 Mikebrown. Also: capable of destroying humanity
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Ron Baalke 15h
Asteroid 11714 Mikebrown makes its closest approach to Earth today (2.3 AU)
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Mike Brown Mar 4
Hey Chicago, I'm on Chicago Tonight talking dwarf planets. Tonight. In Chicago, .
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Mike Brown Mar 4
Looks like, in honor of my dwarf planets talk tomorrow night at , Chicago decorated the city with solidified volatiles. Tnx!
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Lucianne Walkowicz Mar 4
Tomorrow welcomes to as our Kavli Lecturer! Catch him on :
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Mike Brown Mar 3
not yet. this is an early test. with luck, someday.
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Mike Brown Mar 3
they won't be as good as Dawn until ~June, I think. And they will be veeeeeeeery slow in getting back to earth.
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Mike Brown Mar 3
Also, don't forget, simu-dome-cast in Peoria and in Denver both free.
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Mike Brown Mar 3
OK, sorry for the bombardment, but this is going to be the coolest talk I've ever given. So, really, go.
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Kathleen Dorsey NWI Mar 3
Excited for the on Thursday with . Who's with me?
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Mike Brown Mar 3
On Titan it only seems to rain hard a couple of times a decade. Which makes it like California, only colder. And with methane.
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Mike Brown Mar 3
Too sleepy to tweet it last night, but, as seen from Keck: Titan weather report. Yesterday, partly cloudy little chance of [methane] rain.
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Mike Brown Mar 3
The answer to Europa hydrogen peroxide is "its complicated." Which means we''re going to have some serious analysis to do.
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Mike Brown Mar 3
Europa question for tonight: where, exactly, is all of that hydrogen peroxide coming from? We might know the answer in about an hour.
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