Tag Archives: astrobiology

NIAC 2014 Symposium

NASA symposium looks ahead

The NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) Symposium took place February 4–6, 2014 at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California.

Two alien planets

Odds improve for the existence of life beyond Earth

Recent research has increased the number of places beyond Earth where we believe life could arise.

Paul Davies on The Origin of Life

Physicist Paul Davies examines the origin of life from a different perspective.

Extreme Life

As part of the Astrobiology course I’m taking, we looked recently at some of the extreme environments on Earth1 where living things can be found (and in many cases, in...