Deborah Byrd is Founder and President of EarthSky, which she created in 1991. EarthSky is a digital publisher that brings science and nature to millions of people around the world. Byrd also produced the EarthSky radio series from 1991 to 2013. She has won a galaxy of awards from the broadcasting and science communities, including having an asteroid named 3505 Byrd in her honor. Besides blogging, Byrd is Editor-in-Chief of EarthSky.org: Science News, Great Photos, Sky Alerts. She is executive producer of a video series in Spanish - interviews with scientists - that airs on Univision. A science communicator and educator for 37 years, Byrd believes in science as a force for good in the world and as a vital tool for the 21st century. Astrophysics, the night sky and imagining space travel remain among her most enduring lifelong passions.