Andrew Westphal

Track 1836065V1

first finder: dilettante112006 A possible impact track coming from the 6 o’clock direction, which is consistent with the interstellar dust stream. It’s a subtle find and if it turns out to be a real impact, it may be important. This is just the kind of thing that a computer algorithm […]

Science Magazine

First baby steps in the microscopic study of individual contemporary interstellar dust particles On August 15, 2014, we are publishing in Science magazine a paper titled “Evidence for Interstellar Origin of Seven Particles Returned by the Stardust Mission.” Stardust@home dusters were a critical part of this ground-breaking project. Two Stardust@home […]