Russian Cosmonauts
Russian Cosmonauts

Inside the Russian Space ProgramAn out-of-this-World Journey

May 22 - 30, 2014
Be a VIP observer of the heart-stirring launch of a manned Soyuz spacecraft
Starting at $14,995
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David Aguilar
May 22 - 30, 2014
Study Leader David Agulair is Director of Public Affairs and Science Information at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. A naturalist, astronomer, author, and artist, David specializes in communicating the wonderment of science – and the inconceivable vastness of space.

He is the past Director of the Fiske Planetarium and Science Center in Boulder, Colorado, and Marketing Director for PBS’s Emmy-winning NOVA series, Evolution. He is also a recognized writer and space artist with work appearing in the new 2008 BBC television series Universe, Time magazine, US News & World Report, ABC Nightly News, CNN, NY Times, USA Today, and National Geographic.

David is the author and illustrator of Planets, Stars and Galaxies and The New Solar System, published by National Geographic, as well as a scholar lecturer on Smithsonian World Tours and Smithsonian Journeys, and popular host of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics programs, “Observatory Nights” and the Harvard Lecture Series, “Everything I Learned About Science I Learned At The Movies