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Career Spotlight On An Astronomer

What Do Astronomers Do?

Astronomers conduct research to understand the nature of the universe and everything in it. One thing an astronomer can do is use a radio telescope to detect comets and asteroids that might hit Earth. They can do many other things too!

Other Things To Know

A cool thing about this job is that you need to be creative and imaginative, most jobs dont need that! The personality for this job is that you need to be curious, imaginative, you need to have the ability to vizualize abstract concepts, and have strong math and analystical skills.