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Island-Hopping in Narragansett Bay

We explored the five key islands in upper Narragansett Bay from the Colonial-era song for schoolchildren: "Prudence, Patience, Hope and Despair, and Little Hog Island, right over there."

Three centuries later, not much has changed there.

Kimberly Arcand is the Star Whisperer

The Rhody resident is the visualization lead for the NASA Chandra X-Ray Observatory.

“I wanted to be an astronaut even though that would never work for me. I can’t even go on a simple amusement park ride, so no.”