Up in the Sky – it’s Hooveria

by Spencer Howard With the recent advances in astronomy, there are now over 300,000 known asteroids in our solar system, though only about 16,000 have been given names. Four of them have been named to honor the humanitarian work of Herbert Hoover. In 1920, Johann Palisa, an astronomer at the University of Vienna in Austria, … Continue reading Up in the Sky – it’s Hooveria