INSTRUCTOR PROFILE

  Richard French
   
  RICHARD FRENCH is Professor of Astronomy at Wellesley College. He has journeyed around the world with his students to study the rings and atmospheres of giant planets, and is a long-time user of the Hubble Space Telescope. He is a science team member of the Cassini-Huygens mission, which has just begun its four-year orbital tour of Saturn after a seven-year interplanetary journey.
   
  Will be teaching: