Michael Lemonick

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Michael Lemonick is an opinion editor at Scientific American, a former senior staff writer at Climate Central[1] and a former senior science writer at Time.[2] He has also written for Discover,[3] Yale Environment 360, Scientific American, and others, and has written a number of popular-level books on science and astrophysics, including The Georgian Star: How William and Caroline Herschel Revolutionized Our Understanding of the Cosmos,[4] Echo of the Big Bang,[5] Other Worlds: The Search For Life in the Universe,[6] and Mirror Earth: The Search for Our Planet's Twin.[7]

Son of Princeton University physics professor and administrator Aaron Lemonick [8] and native of Princeton, New Jersey, Lemonick earned degrees at Harvard University and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. He teaches communications and journalism at Princeton University.[9] He currently resides in Princeton with his wife Eileen Hohmuth-Lemonick, a photographer and photography instructor at Princeton Day School.

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Books[edit]

  • The Light at the Edge of the Universe: Leading Cosmologists on the Brink of a Scientific Revolution (May 11, 1993)
  • Other Worlds: The Search for Life in the Universe (May 14, 1998)
  • Echo of the Big Bang (Apr 24, 2005)
  • The Georgian Star: How William and Caroline Herschel Revolutionized Our Understanding of the Cosmos (Great Discoveries) (Dec 14, 2009)
  • Mirror Earth: The Search for Our Planet's Twin (Oct 29, 2013)
  • The Light at the Edge of the Universe: Dispatches from the Front Lines of Cosmology (Princeton Legacy Library) (July 14, 2014)
  • The Perpetual Now: A Story of Amnesia, Memory, and Love (Feb 7, 2017)

Essays and reporting[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bio climatecentral.org
  2. ^ Lemonick has written more than 50 cover stories on topics for Time magazine, including the topics of climate change, astronomy, addiction, and human origins.
  3. ^ The World's Hardest working Telescope
  4. ^ The Georgian Star
  5. ^ Echo of the Big Bang,
  6. ^ Other Worlds: The Search For Life in the Universe
  7. ^ Mirror Earth
  8. ^ http://www.princeton.edu/paw/archive_new/PAW03-04/10-0310/moment.html
  9. ^ Lecturer in Astrophysical Sciences
  10. ^ Discover often changes the title of a print article when it is published online. This article is titled "Sending Robotic Repairmen to Space" online.

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