Life Beyond Earth: Exploring the Origin & Evolution of Life through Astrobiology

When:
March 30, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
2019-03-30T08:00:00-07:00
2019-03-30T16:30:00-07:00
Where:
Desert Research Institute
2215 Raggio Pkwy
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Mackenzie Peterson
(775) 673-7488

Is there life elsewhere in the universe? How do organisms survive in the extreme environments of other planets? Together, we’ll explore questions such as these that have perplexed humankind for millennia.

Why attend?
• DRI scientist Dr. Henry Sun will highlight his NASA-funded research searching for extremophiles in some of Earth’s harshest landscapes.
• Participants will engage in earth, space and life science-themed activities and walk away with tangible resources for classroom implementation.
• This training is FREE! Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

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