Shawn Domagal-Goldman [EMAIL]

Research Scientist, Goddard Space Flight Center

Research Expertise: geosciences

VPL Focus: Task B: Earth through Time, Task D: The Living Planet, Task E: The Observer



Shawn Domagal-Goldman is currently a Research Space Scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD. His research currently focuses on exoplanet characterization lessons from the “pale orange dot” that was the Archean Earth. He's more broadly interested in biosignature and characterization development that leverages lessons from the history of Earth and other solar system objects. You can also find Shawn blogging about astrobiology at ( and about baseball stats and the woe of being a Cubs fan at Bleed Cubbie Blue (