Elizabeth Landau

Contributing Writer

Virginia Trimble at UC Irvine.
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Virginia Trimble Has Seen the Stars

November 11, 2019

How a young celebrity became one of the first female astronomers at Caltech, befriended Richard Feynman, and ended up the world’s foremost chronicler of the science of the night sky.

About the author

Elizabeth Landau is an award-winning science writer living in Washington, D.C. She holds degrees from Princeton University and Columbia University.