The long and the short of it

Here, I’ll try to summarize what my research projects are about and why anyone (else) should care

Dust Grain Alignment in the Interstellar Medium.

Why is it that we see polarization from the interstellar medium?

The Southern Coalsack – My favorite interstellar cloud.

The Southern Coalsack is a dark molecular cloud which shines in X-rays.  Alsomt certainly because it was recently (1  Myrs ago – i.e. “astronomically recently”) overtaken by the expanding front of the Upper Centaurus-Lupus Superbubble.