Senior Staff Writer, SpaceNews
Jeff Foust is a senior staff writer for SpaceNews, joining the publication in 2014. He covers civil and commercial space topics, ranging from NASA programs to developments in the entrepreneurial NewSpace field. He has more than a decade of experience writing about space policy, commercial space, and related topics. He earned a Ph.D. in planetary sciences from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1999 and a Bachelor of Science degree with honors in geophysics and planetary science from the California Institute of Technology in 1993.