David A. Aguilar

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David A. Aguilar

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David A. Aguilar is past Director of Science Information and Public Outreach at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in Cambridge, MA. A naturalist, astronomer, author and space artist, David’s expertise lies in showing us the fascinating connections between the universe and ourselves.

In 2015 he joined NASA's New Horizons Mission team to lead special media coverage for the historic PLUTO Flyby.

He is author and illustrator of seven National Geographic Society and three Random House Penguin books on space science.

2017's "7 Wonders of the Solar System" has garnered 2 book awards from the Nat'l Science Teachers Assoc, and the New York Public Library.

Other titles include: "Cosmic Catastrophes: Seven Ways to Destroy a Planet Like Ear
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Average rating: 4.36 · 833 ratings · 118 reviews · 11 distinct works
11 Planets: A New View of t...

4.09 avg rating — 101 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
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Space Encyclopedia: A Tour ...

4.39 avg rating — 90 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
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13 Planets: The Latest View...

4.24 avg rating — 113 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Planets, Stars, and Galaxie...

4.41 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 2007 — 2 editions
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Cosmic Catastrophes: Seven ...

3.82 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2016 — 2 editions
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Super Stars: The Biggest, H...

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Seven Wonders of the Solar ...

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Alien Worlds: Your Guide to...

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