The Next Frontier operates under the belief that science education should be fun, informative, and easy to understand. In the spirit of this idea, TNF works to create and aggregate stories and media that both entertain and educate readers in astronomy and the earth and space sciences. From stunning photos taken by Hubble to updates on current NASA missions, we aim to inform and encourage the public to enjoy the exciting and mysterious frontier that is SPACE.
About the Author: Mary Ferrand is an engineering/physics student and aspiring science writer who understands the value of easily accessible scientific information and news. She hopes to enter the University of Washington’s PhD program in Earth and Space Sciences, but currently lives in Southern California with a small, but wild pack of four dogs.