Awards

2019 Carl Sagan Medal for Excellence in Public Communication in Planetary Science

2018 TED Senior Fellow

2018 Mira Costa Alumni Hall of Fame

2016 NASA Group Achievement Award

2016 TED Fellow

2011 Collegium of University Teaching Fellows


Press

Greensmith, Glynn. It’s just not Cricket, Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 1 June 2019.

Wolfe, Alexandra. “Tales of an Asteroid Hunter.” Wall Street Journal, 25 May 2017.

Bobeda, Tricia and Johnsen, Greta. “Avoiding Armageddon With Dr. Carrie Nugent.” Nerdette, WBEZ Chicago, 07 June 2017.

Lewis, Tim. “Confessions of an asteroid hunter.” The Guardian, 19 March 2017.

Kaplan, Sarah. “An asteroid hunter explains how she’s protecting Earth from a killer space rock.” Washington Post, 17 March 2017.

Lewin, Sarah. “'Asteroid Hunters' Look to Defend Earth: Q&A with Author Carrie Nugent.” Space.com, 14 March 2017.

Hockenberry, John. “Hunting For the Solar System’s Biggest Threats.” WYNC/NPR, 14 March 2017.