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Benefits of a Career in Astronomy

23 Apr 2014, 11:37 UTC
Benefits of a Career in Astronomy
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Question: Hi , I’m in high school and was asked what are the benefits of your career that you have chosen and as a resolute I chose astronomy. What kind and how are the benefits to this career? – Alonso
Answer: You should take a look at some of the other posts in this “careers in astronomy” thread for further information. If you are interested in a career as a scientist, or specifically an astronomer, many of the questions and answers elsewhere in this category will likely answer your question. Most astronomers enjoy the freedom to study a variety of interesting astrophysical problems, while at the same time also enjoy the challenge of trying to figure out how the universe works.
Jeff Mangum

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