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when you become an astronomer what else can you do if for example you work with NASA?

i really want to become an astronomer but i want to know what else do they do #science #astronomy #space #planetary-science

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Sonya’s Answer

There are positions in engineering, scientific, administrative, management, technical and medical at NASA.

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David’s Answer

I would expect that most astronomers work in academic research. Their work involves a lot of physics and math, writing computer simulations to make predictions about the behavior of stars and other astronomical objects, and collecting and analyzing photos from telescopes to test their theories. Astronomers explore subjects like how stars form, how the insides of a star behave, and how stars are distributed within galaxies.
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