An astrophysicist is a physicist who works with astrons
it is the type of job that Stephen would do if his TV gig doesn't pan out.Episode #354
Who Can Become An Astrophysicist?Edit
Anyone can do it, but it takes dedication. I dropped out of high school, but managed to earn a degree in Astrophysics from U.C. Berkeley. I'm not saying it's easy, but it is possible if you're willing to work hard.
What Education Does An Astrophysicist Need?Edit
Requirements vary depending on the specific school:
-All standard General Breadth College Courses (English, Humanities, Life Science, etc)
-Physics for Scientists & Engineers A, B & C
-Quantum Mechanics A & B
-Electrodynamics A & B
-Astrophysics A & B
-Infrared OR Optical Lab
+Upper Division Physics or Math Electives
What Do Astrophysicists Do?Edit
Anything we can imagine....for example, Time Travel.
What Special Equipment Do Astrophysicists Need?Edit
We don't need any "Special Equipment". Just point us at the universe and we'll MacGyver the rest.
Where Do Astrophysicists Work?Edit
Schools, Labs, Planetariums, Observatories, NASA & Patent Offices
How Much Money Do Astrophysicists Make?Edit
alot of money