Tooele, Utah

Member since 2001

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Patrick Wiggins retired from Utah's Hansen Planetarium after 26+ years and now works part time with the University of Utah�s Department of Physics and Astronomy doing science outreach in the public schools. He has discovered a number of supernovae and minor planets (minor planet 4099 Wiggins is named for him) and is the recipient of the NASA Distinguished Public Service Medal, the highest honor NASA awards to anyone who was not a government employee when the service was performed.