Molly L Wasser

Molly L Wasser

  • Outreach Coordinator
  • 301.614.6383
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 690
  • Greenbelt , MD 20771
  • Employer: ADNET SYSTEMS INC
  • Brief Bio

    Molly Wasser is the Digital Media Lead for the Solar System Exploration Division at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. Molly is the voice of @NASAMoon and communicates planetary science through social media and website content. She is also a member of the Public Engagement Team and supports many events for the public.  

    Current Projects

    International Observe the Moon Night

    Deputy Director

    International Observe the Moon Night is a worldwide public celebration of our nearest neighbor. To participate, all you need to do is look up! Learn more at moon.nasa.gov/observe

    NASA's Moon Website

    Project Manager

    Geophysical Exploration of the Dynamics and Evolution of the Solar System (GEODES)

    Public Engagement Lead

    OSIRIS-REx

    Social Media 

    Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter

    Outreach Coordinator

    Sellers Exoplanet Environments Collaboration

    Public Engagement Coordinator

    Positions/Employment

    4/2018 - Present

    Digital Media Lead

    ADNET Systems, Inc, Greenbelt, MD
    2/2017 - 3/2018

    Outreach Coordinator

    ADNET Systems, Inc., Greenbelt, MD

    Education

    Harvard Graduate School of Education

    Ed.M in Technology, Innovation and Education

    Wellesley College

    B.A. in Cinema and Media Studies, Astronomy

     

    Awards

    Individual Awards: 

    • Solar System Exploration Division Peer Award, 2019
    • ADNET Outstanding Achievement Award, 2019

    Group Awards: 

    • Robert H. Goddard Exceptional Achievement Award for Outreach, 2019
      • Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Public Engagement Team
    • NASA Agency Silver Achievement Team Medal, 2018
      • Solar System Exploration Division Public Engagement Team

     

    Selected Publications

    Non-Refereed

    Wasser, M. L., A. J. Jones, N. E. Petro, and L. Bleacher. 2019. "Total Eclipse of the Ballpark: NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Team's Partnership with Minor League Baseball." Celebrating the 2017 Great American Eclipse: Lessons Learned from the Path of Totality 516: 321 - 330.

    Brief Bio

    Molly Wasser is the Digital Media Lead for the Solar System Exploration Division at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. Molly is the voice of @NASAMoon and communicates planetary science through social media and website content. She is also a member of the Public Engagement Team and supports many events for the public.  

    Selected Publications

    Non-Refereed

    Wasser, M. L., A. J. Jones, N. E. Petro, and L. Bleacher. 2019. "Total Eclipse of the Ballpark: NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Team's Partnership with Minor League Baseball." Celebrating the 2017 Great American Eclipse: Lessons Learned from the Path of Totality 516 321 - 330

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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