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Insights from astrophysicist Dr. Alex Filippenko

Welcome to Alex’s Space! Here you’ll find the insights of Alex Filippenko, Professor of Astronomy at UC Berkeley. Alex was voted “Best Professor” at Cal a record 9 times. He has received numerous awards for his research and his outreach, including Wonderfest’s Carl Sagan Prize for Science Popularization. Alex was the only member of both teams whose research earned the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics.