Jan 15, 2005


The New York Times > Scenes From a Space Thriller: "Zak Miller, 12, watched with rapt attention. His mother, Dawn Miller, had awakened the family at 3:45 a.m. to drive in from Maywood, N.J. 'He's planning on becoming a theoretical astrophysicist,' she said. 'This is like, his thing.'

Zak couldn't get enough of the images. 'This is the first time we've ever managed to see the surface of Titan,' he said, but refused to jump to conclusions. 'I observe the data, understand it and then think about what it might be,' he said. His analysis would probably be complete, he noted, by the time he got home."