Between her studies in star formation and her work with radio, optical, and infrared telescopes, Dr. Jennifer Wiseman has spent most of her life exploring the farthest reaches of the universe. Today we talked with Dr. Wiseman about what it’s like to contemplate the cosmos for a living. How does her work inform her faith? What does astronomy teach us about humanity’s place in the universe? And (we couldn’t not ask): what’s up with aliens?