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  • She wants to become an astrophysicist to study supernovas.
  • I have studied astrophysics and even waste management systems in space aircraft, but I have never given any thought to the procedure for custody or guardianship of a minor in the state of California.
    Holly Goldberg Sloan  --  Counting by 7s
  • He’s studying Astrophysics at a university in California, having finished his undergraduate degree in two years instead of four.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • I ran into Win Temple on the street a year or two back—he said Andy had a fellowship — astrophysics?
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch

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  • We spend most of our time on astrophysics, but I know enough to get the idea.
    Orson Scott Card  --  Ender’s Game
  • For instance, he would often gate-crash university parties, get badly drunk and start making fun of any astrophysicists he could find till he got thrown out.
    Douglas Adams  --  The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
  • It amazed him to think the Vatican was failing at every turn to provide coherent, stringent guidelines for spiritual growth and yet somehow still found time to give astrophysics lectures to tourists.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • It’s not only computers and telephone networks, but the motor in my bike and TV sets and vacuum cleaners and chemical processes and formulae in astrophysics.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • I walked Pavlov, since Michael had to go to an astrophysics lecture at Columbia.
    Meg Cabot  --  The Princess Diaries
  • He probably had a real live one of those at home, too—a 38-22-36 fiancee who had double-majored in law and medicine, or astrophysics and political science.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Change of Heart

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  • You don’t have to be an astrophysicist to know Brittain’s speaking as if he has a turd in his back pocketis going as far up Lemry’s feminist nose as is possible without the use of an exploratory probe.
    Chris Crutcher  --  Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes
  • Without bothering to turn his head, George could see a famous film producer, a minor poet, a mathematician, two actors, an atomic power engineer, a game warden, the editor of a weekly news magazine, a statistician from the World Bank, a violin virtuoso, a professor of arthrology and an astrophysicist.
    Arthur C. Clarke  --  Childhood’s End
  • When I grew up, I became a professional astrophysicist.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe
  • He had a master’s in aeronautical engineering and a Ph.D. in astrophysics.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • In addition to being the mission’s chemist, he was also an accomplished astrophysicist.
    Andy Weir  --  The Martian
  • Since I had classes in astrophysics, intermediate French, American literature and history, I signed up for an easy course in art.
    Peter Jenkins  --  A Walk Across America
  • It is a planet as near like Earth as two planets can be, same age according to the planetologists and its star is the same age as the Sun and the same type, so say the astrophysicists.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Starship Troopers
  • He did not receive one; instead, he was laughed down by the Seventh Conference of Astrophysics and Geophysics, meeting in London in 1961.
    Michael Crichton  --  The Andromeda Strain
  • After all, with a degree in math and another in astrophysics what else was there to do?
    Douglas Adams  --  The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
  • They’d just finished a really excellent dinner—Dr. Chu turned out to be as good a cook as he was an astrophysicist—and the bots were clearing the dishes.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • Professor of astrophysics at MIT.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • ALAN LIGHTMAN is an astrophysicist and novelist teaching at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe
  • I had his astrophysics for physics majors course many a year ago.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • I get a book on astrophysics.
    Holly Goldberg Sloan  --  Counting by 7s
  • Certainly, an advanced knowledge of astrophysics was not a prerequisite for finding the Holy Grail, was it?
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • They don’t believe he’s a graduate student in Astrophysics out chasing butterflies, they think he’s a spy, although they can’t figure out why he would have been so open about it.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • "You’re a professor of astrophysics?
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • Drive," she said, and it didn’t take an astrophysicist to know the ominous form at the wheel was Virgil Byrnes.
    Chris Crutcher  --  Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes
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