Douglas Caldwell
Kepler Instrument Scientist

The discovery of hundreds of worlds around other stars has shown that planets orbit at least 5 to 10 percent of all stars. But how many of these planets are Earth-size, and possibly Earth-like?

Joseph Catanzarite
SOC Scientific Programmer, Kepler Team

Jean Chiar
Senior Research Scientist; Director of SETI Institute's REU program

Work hard toward your goals, no matter what obstacles get in your way. Even if you think you can’t do it, just be disciplined, put your mind to it, and then do your best.

Bruce Clarke
Scientific Programmer

Angela Cotera
Research Scientist

Jeffrey Coughlin
Support Scientist for the Kepler Science Office

Making the Complex Simple

Matija Cuk
Research Scientist

“Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly fact.” Thomas Henry Huxley

Cristina Dalle Ore
Senior Scientist

This is an esoteric kind of detective work that is giving insight into chemistry that led to life

Alfonso Davila
Co-Chair for the Astrobiology Research Group, Senior Research Scientist