Paul Kalas

About the Author

Dr. Paul Kalas spends his nights at telescopes on high-altitude mountain peaks searching for exoplanets in our galaxy, and his days at sea level exploring our own beautiful planet for amazing swimming experiences. His grandmother Artemisia was an accomplished open-water swimmer in Crete over a century ago, and now Dr. Kalas shares with readers the family tradition of swimming along the coastlines of this unforgettable Mediterranean island.