The new Research Institute set features an all-female cast: a paleontologist, astronomer, and chemist.
Calvin astronomer Howard Van Till was for years the leading evangelical champion of the Big Bang Theory.
In 1859, astronomer Richard Carrington observed a strong solar flare that was directed at the Earth.
late 14c., from astronomy (q.v.), replacing French import astronomyen (c.1300), which, had it survived, probably would have yielded *astronomian. Still in Shakespeare used in places where we would write astrologer.