Welcome! This is a fairly informal group created as a safe place to post/discuss topics in astrobiology that may have a gender component. Note, this group is meant to be inclusive, you don’t have to be a woman to support women in astrobiology or care about issues like work-life satisfaction. For the moment I am mostly cross-posting professional development opportunities that come up on the Women in Planetary Science…See More
Group dedicated to maintaining an active book club relevant to astrobiology. Our fourth book we will be reading is Earth in Human Hands, by David Grinspoon.We will meet about every week and read a few chapters and have a discussion on those chapters. More information about meeting times will be provided soon!See More
Alexis Templeton is the Principal Investigator of the Rock-Powered Life team with the NASA Astrobiology Institute (NAI). She is a geomicrobiologist with expertise in microbe/mineral interactions, biomineralization, chemical imaging, spectroscopy, and isotope geochemistry.
Our next episode of Ask an Astrobiologist features an interview with Dr. Templeton and Dr. Sanjoy Som. Watch live on SAGANLive and remember to share your questions to Twitter with #AskAstrobio.
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