Join us on Tuesday April 19th at 10 am US Pacific time (GMT-8) for a LIVE event with Astrobiologist and Philosopher Dr. Carol Cleland of the University of Colorado, Boulder!Dr. Cleland is an astrobiologist and philosopher with an extensive interest and background in natural science. Her research is focused in the areas of philosophy of science, philosophy of logic and metaphysics. She is particularly interested in the methodology and justification of historical science, the nature of scientific…See More
The Puzzle of Low-Density Super-EarthsPresenter: Raymond Pierrehumbert, University of Chicago When: October 28, 2013 11AM PDTThe dawning era of exoplanet exploration has yielded up many surprises in the form of classes of planets that have no counterpart in our own Solar System. In this talk, I will discuss a class that I refer to as “gas midgets,” which consist of planets in the Super-Earth range of masses or…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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