May 31, 2020
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Time line of vera cooper rubin
STUDENT Bilolbek Butaboev
⟶ Updated 5 Dec 2017 ⟶
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she was born
at age 10, she was very very, interested in stars!
at age 14, she built her very first telescope with her dad to observe the cool stars!
she earned her bachelor's degree in astronomy at her very first Vassar College
had no intention of stirring up controversy with her work
went to earn her master's degree from cornell University
working toward a doctorate Georgetown University at night, Rubin completed reaserch that showed galaxies were not evenly spaced throughout the Universe
graduated from Women's college Vassar
ph.D. program at the age of 23
Rubin was elected to the National Academy of sciences!
moved back to DC, where Rubin began phD at georgetown University with legendary physicist George Gamow
presented her findings at a meeting of the American Astronomical Society
earned gold medal of the royal astronomical Society
Rubin and a team of carnegie postdocs have analyzed more than 200 galaxies
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