In this interview Harold Weaver discusses topics such as: family background and his childhood; becoming interested in astronomy; visiting Lowell Ob
Family background; childhood reading of the encyclopedia; high school interest in athletics; flying model planes with father; early interest in gre
Brian Schmidt studied as an undergraduate at the University of Arizona, where he worked on discovering supernovae with the CCD Transit Instrument u
Reynald Pain (member of the Supernova Cosmology Project): particle physicist, joined the SCP in 1993. Worked on software to detect supernovae.
Robert Kirshner (of the High-z Team) is Clowes Professor of Science at Harvard University and the author of The Extravagant Universe: Exploding Sta
Graduate work at U. C. Berkeley, starting in 1991, joined SCP in 1992, when it was called the High-z Search.