Question: Hi , I’m in high school and was asked what are the benefits of your career that you have chosen and as a resolute I chose astronomy. What kind and how are the benefits to this career? – Alonso
Answer: You should take a look at some of the other posts in this “careers in astronomy” thread for further information. If you are interested in a career as a scientist, or specifically an astronomer, many of the questions and answers elsewhere in this category will likely answer your question. Most astronomers enjoy the freedom to study a variety of interesting astrophysical problems, while at the same time also enjoy the challenge of trying to figure out how the universe works.