What is the current header image on this site?

This image from the Digitized Sky Survey shows the area around the Andromeda galaxy — otherwise known as M31. Andromeda is the closest galaxy to our own, and may collide with the Milky Way in about 4 billion years. (NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2, Davide De Martin)

What short bio should we use for you?

Michael P. Oman-Reagan is an anthropologist, artist, and activist. After completing B.A. degrees in anthropology and religion he earned an M.A. degree and Ph.D. candidacy in anthropology. Library Journal named him a Mover and Shaker for his role in co-founding The People’s Library, the free library of Occupy Wall Street. He is a founding board member of the JustSpace Alliance, serves on advisory boards for METI International and the Astrosociology Research Institute, and is a member of the International Academy of Astronautics’ SETI Permanent Committee.

How can I support your research?

 Become a Patron!

Or send to:  cash.me/$MichaelOmanReagan

How do we hire you for our project?

Contact me or OFE Consulting.

Can we interview you?

Email me about interviews for popular media, research, and other purposes.

Why is your name so long?

My name contains the name of my mother’s father (Paul Oman) inside the name of my own father (Michael Reagan). Oman is my mother’s family name, Reagan is my father’s family name. I am a bit of each with a nod to my maternal grandfather, who was an entomologist.

Where are you located?

I may be in Newfoundland, Silicon Valley, British Columbia, Oregon or elsewhere.

Will you help me publish my writing?

I am always interested in projects relating to my research areas. If you think your work is relevant email me a summary or pitch an idea and I will consider your project for publication online at Space+Anthropology.

Where is your artist’s website?

Find information about my artwork and images here.