Professor of Astronomy
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Besides an astronomer I am also a photographer, with a particular interest in dragonflies. I wrote a coffee table style book,
Dragonflies: Magnificent creatures of water, air, and land,
which was published by
Yale University Press
in 2015. The book was discussed by
The Washington Post
, among others. CNN featured a
time lapse video
of a dragonfly metamorphosis that I made.
first editions and signed copies of the work of the late Dutch author Harry Mulisch. Mulisch' best-known books are
The Discovery of Heaven
(1992). For those who are curious, The Guardian wrote
a flattering retrospective
on the occasion of his 80th birthday in 2007. Mulisch died in 2010.