by the media as "one of the rock stars of science,"
Geoff Notkin hosts Science Channel's award-winning adventure series
Meteorite Men. He is also an internationally recognized
authority on meteorites, an award-winning author and photographer,
a musician, world traveler, and adventurer. Geoff is the owner
of Aerolite Meteorites LLC, a leader in meteorite recovery and
Geoff stars in the hit series Meteorite
on Science Channel (US) and Discovery Science (worldwide),
which has won two Telly Awards. Geoff has also appeared in programs
for the BBC, NASA, PBS, TLC, Discovery Channel, History Channel,
National Geographic, and Travel Channel.
A major figure in meteorite studies, Geoff has found space rocks
on four continents and worked with the world's top institutions.
His company, Aerolite Meteorites
, provides meteorite specimens to researchers and collectors
worldwide. The minor planet 139204, discovered at Mount Palomar,
was named after Geoff in recognition of his contributions to science
An accomplished art
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