Lars Lindberg Christensen

Lars is an award-winning astronomer and science communicator. He has produced material for a multitude of different media from star shows, laser shows and slide shows, to web, print, TV and radio. Lars has more than 200 publications to his credit, most of them in popular science communication and in its theory. He has authored a dozen popular science books translated to more than ten languages. He has directed several documentaries and planetarium movies that have received critical claim around the world. Lars received the Tycho Brahe Medal in 2005 for his achievements in science communication.


Lars Lindberg Christensen (MSc)
ESO, Head of education and Public Outreach Department
IAU Press Officer
Former IAU Commission 55 President

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