Dr Pamela Gay

I am an astronomer, technologist, and creative focused on using new media to engage people in learning and doing science. Join me as we map our Solar System in unprecedented detail through our citizen science projects at CosmoQuest, and learn astronomy through media productions like Astronomy Cast and The Daily Space.

Contact Me

Current Position

Senior Scientist & Senior Education and Communication Specialist
Planetary Science Institute, Tucson, Arizona



  • 2002 Ph.D. Astronomy, University of Texas
  • 1998 M.A. Astronomy, University of Texas
  • 1996 B.S. Astrophysics, Michigan State University


Honors & Awards

awards go here



pubs go here

Upcoming Events

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My work is largely supported through generous patrons who get early-access to all my creative work and research.

Synergistic Activities

Citizen Science


Art & Narration