Bente Lilja Bye
Astrophysicist and Earth Science Expert
Bente Lilja Bye is an astrophysicist and earth science expert living in Norway. Her dedication to observing planet Earth from space offers Astrocast.TV viewers a fascinating look into our dynamic planet and its restless pulsating changes.
After working over 10 years in the national and international science policy arena she discovered that earth observation was her passion.
In addition to producing and hosting "A Green Space - A Green Earth", today she works for the Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority as Research Director and she is also a Senior Adviser for the Geodetic Institute.
Energetic and creative, Bente is founder of her company, Lilja International; and is the author of Lilja - A bouquet of stories about the earth.
As a world traveler, Bente Lilja Bye is not only known as a science strategist among her peers, but also an enthusiastic ambassador for Earth sciences.
Green Space is Earth observations from space that supports both scientific and other Earth observation data leading to better decision making in an increasingly complex and environmentally stressed world. This information betters our understanding of Earth lending support for sustainable development.