"Of course I never denied that. You are right in a way about how science and spirituality must go hand-in-hand. But don't you think today the meaning of spirituality is largely misunderstood? When you talk about spirituality, people tend to…"
""If the US govt can spent(spend) millions funding SETI...."
In the popular conception, SETI is a national space program that spends untold millions if not billions of taxpayer dollars on a high-tech search for "little green men",…"
Welcome to the SAGANet STEM Mentoring Labs!This group provides a forum for those interested in mentoring (as mentors or mentees!) to exchange ideas, find out what's new in SAGANet mentoring, and whatever else you can imagine!Join if you are a member of our formal SAGANet Mentorship Program, or just want to engage with a group of like-minded individuals!See More
Explain the process of 'love' or any other human feelings scientifically.What an absurd question,isn't it?No..it isn't. Even with our mastery of cutting edge technology things involving mind and it's mysterious ways of working remain largely a mystery to us...The placebo effect,superhuman survival capabilities of Naga sanyasis,the use of qi in martial arts and healing.....all remain unexplained by modern science and so largely labelled as fake.Now if I had asked prehistoric men to explain…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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