UC Berkeley Astronomer to appear on Jeopardy! this week

February 22, 2021

Ken Shen on TV

UC Berkeley Astronomer Ken Shen will be appearing on Jeopardy! on Wednesday, February 24, 2021.

On the experience of his competing in the famous television show, Shen writes:

“My greatest fear was that an astronomy or physics clue would show up and I’d flub it.  Luckily, I don’t think that happened, but honestly, everything was a blur. If you’d like to know some more about the process and what filming is like, I’ll be posting threads on Twitter for the next few days.  The first one is here: