Professor Nova is an astronomer. She comes to town, away from the big cities with polluted skies (light pollution) seeking to open an observatory. Professor Nova is a older woman with gray hair. She wears a head band which has planets on them. She also wears a star shaped ring around her bun. She wears a brown blouse with a dress that looks like a star map. Professor is in love with planets, the sun, stars, the moon and everything else that lies in space! She apparently got "dismissed" from her professorship nevertheless she keeps her title. She is on the look out for aliens.