Connors is the Assistant Professor at Athabasca University. He tutors and develops courses in Mathematics, Physics, and Astronomy. He was part of the team credited with the discovery of the first Earth trojan asteroid, an asteroid that orbits the Sun on a similar orbital path as that of Earth. The 300-meter-diameter asteroid was named 2010 TK7. The asteroid was discovered in October 2010 by the NEOWISE team of astronomers using NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE).
- "Brief Bio Martin Connors". Retrieved 28 August 2013.
- NASA's WISE Mission Finds First Trojan Asteroid Sharing Earth's Orbit. Nasa.gov. Retrieved on 2011-07-29.
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