Dr. Sarah Pearson

Astrophysicist, Science Communicator & Public Speaker


Sarah Pearson is a Danish astrophysicist with a PhD degree from Columbia University in New York. She currently holds a Flatiron Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at the Center for Computational Astrophysics. Sarah's two passions in life are astrophysics and communicating astrophysics. She has extensive experience giving lectures to both scientific peers and to non-scientific audiences including adults, teens and children.


Check out our two new papers on Pal 5!
One is on the Variations in Width, Density and the Direction of the Pal 5 Stream arXiv: 1910.00592 >> and the other is on the Kinematics of RR Lyrae Stars in the Pal 5 Stream arXiv: 1910.00595 >>