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vooderbar commented on vooderbar's group ATLAS - let's document and protect astrobiology localities around the world!
"Here's the total list that I came up with for the final documentation product- we should probably try to get as much as this as possible from the very beginning (might be overkill though!):  LOCATION Geophyiscal location. GPS coordinates…"
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Sanjoy Som commented on vooderbar's group ATLAS - let's document and protect astrobiology localities around the world!
"Yes that's a good idea. Maybe focus, at two-week, or monthly interval, on location or other constraining metric? We should also decide on what info to gather. Here is a stab: 1) lat lon coordinates, 2) site access information (insights from…"
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vooderbar commented on vooderbar's group ATLAS - let's document and protect astrobiology localities around the world!
"That's a great idea- maybe rolling discussion format that changes location, subdiscipline and/or topics, just to make sure we hit all the bases. I imagined that this discussion group will be used to coordinate our brainstorming. It will not be…"
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Sanjoy Som commented on vooderbar's group ATLAS - let's document and protect astrobiology localities around the world!
"Very excited about this!! How should be structure the effort? Should we have a Discussion Forum for each continent, or? :)"
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ATLAS - let's document and protect astrobiology localities around the world!

We will use this group to document and conserve areas of the Earth that are critical for astrobiology research. Most of us know that there are field sites of significance for astrobiology research all around us, but there is no repository listing these locations or documenting their significance. We will use this group to coordinate our efforts as we describe where these sites can be found, what kind of research can be conducted at these sites, and why they must be protected for future generations. The initial documentation efforts will be a prelude to more advanced forms of conservation such as land easements, the securing of development rights or solicitation for formal protected status within existing conservation frameworks (e.g., state or national park status).If you enjoy conservation, and you love astrobiology, please join us!  See More
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"RT @NASA: For #EarthDay April 22 share pictures & videos with #NoPlaceLikeHome – planet #Earth. More: go.nasa.gov/1FXyeZo"
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"#Life’s building blocks recreated under space-like conditions - http://shar.es/1gNidQ #astrobiology"
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