The Saylor Foundation spoke with five scientists to learn what they do, why they do it, and what brought them to science in the first place. We’re happy to share the inspiring results here.

Watch the full interviews:

Dr. John Mather, Goddard Space Flight CenterDr. Jame Garvin, Goddard Space Flight CenterDr. Robert Cahalan, Goddard Space Flight CenterDr. Holly Gilbert, Goddard Space Flight CenterDr. Compton Tucker, Goddard Space Flight Center

  • Dr. John Mather (Nobel Laureate, Senior Astrophysicist, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center)
  • Dr. James Garvin (Chief Scientist, Sciences and Exploration Directorate)
  • Dr. Robert Cahalan (Director, Sun-Earth Research Center, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center)
  • Dr. Holly Gilbert (Chief, Solar Physics Laboratory, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center)
  • Dr. Compton Tucker (Senior Earth Scientist, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center)

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