Adam Frank

Adam Frank is a professor of astrophysics at the University of Rochester. He is the cofounder of NPR’s 13.7: Cosmos and Culture blog, as well as being an on-air commentator for All Things Considered and a contributor to the New York Times. He lives in Rochester, New York.

Books by Adam Frank

  1. Book CoverAstronomy: At Play in the Cosmos


    A textbook that is not written like a textbook.More

  2. Book CoverAt Play in the Cosmos: The Videogame


    At Play in the Cosmos is a first-of-its-kind resource in astronomy education. Jeff Bary (Colgate University) and Adam Frank (University of Rochester) worked with the nonprofit Learning Games Network to develop a mission-based online videogame where students can fly...More

  3. Book CoverInstructor's Edition: for Astronomy: At Play in the Cosmos, Preliminary Edition


    Additional information is forthcoming.

  4. Book CoverLight of the Stars: Alien Worlds and the Fate of the Earth


    Astrophysicist and NPR commentator Adam Frank reveals what the latest research on alien civilizations may tell us about our own.More