Geoffrey Notkin

Geoffrey Notkin

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Described by the media as “one of the rock stars of science,” Geoff Notkin hosts Science Channel’s award-winning adventure series Meteorite Men and the Emmy Award-winning STEM Journals. He is also an internationally recognized authority on meteorites, an award-winning author and photographer, a musician, world traveler, and adventurer. Geoff is the president of Aerolite Meteorites, Inc., the world’s largest commercial meteorite company and a leader in space rock recovery and research.
FILM AND TELEVISION
An Emmy Award-winning host and producer, Geoff is best known for his work on the hit adventure show Meteorite Men on Discovery networks and the educational series STEM Journals. Geoff has also appeared in programs for the BBC, NASA, PBS, TLC, History Channel, National Geographic, Travel Channel, and several documentary films.
SCIENCE
A major figure in meteorite studies, Geoff has found space rocks on four continents and worked with the world’s top institutions. He is president of Aerolite Meteorites, Inc., a company that provides meteorite specimens to researchers, museums, and collectors worldwide. The minor planet 139204, discovered at Mount Palomar, was named after Geoff in recognition of his contributions to science and education.
WRITING
Geoff’s dedication to science writing has produced the award-winning book Meteorite Hunting: How To Find Treasure From Space; an autobiography, Rock Star: Adventures of a Meteorite Man; an art memoir, My Incredibly Strange and Amazing Real-Life Adventures in the World of Comic Books; and hundreds of articles on meteoritics, paleontology, technology, history, travel and the arts.
MUSIC AND ART
An accomplished art director, photographer and musician, Geoff has worked with numerous leading lights in music and the graphic arts. He is a graduate of New York’s School of Visual Arts and has recorded and performed with visionary singer/songwriter Lach, as well as members of the Bongos, Washington Squares, Band of Susans, Television, Voice of the Beehive, and many other influential musicians.
LINK:  www.geoffnotkin.com