Hendrix is a planetary scientist known for her pioneering studies of solar system bodies at ultraviolet wavelengths. She is a senior scientist at the Planetary Science Institute and has worked on many NASA planetary missions.
Project: Beyond Earth, Knopf, 2016.
Collaboration: Wohlforth and Hendrix were co-authors of this major popular science book, work which included a joint nationwide book tour.
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