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Interactive Online Astrobiology for 10-12 yr olds

If your 10-12 yr old child is interested in space science, I would like to invite them to our courses. I am a former science teacher,  mom…

Started by Julia Brodsky

0 Mar 9

zahra cell

Hallo apa kabar ? semoga selalu baik2 saja zahra cell adalah blog yang membahas tentang seputar dunia seluler mengenai handphone, info har…

Started by adam nurjaman

0 Mar 7

Are viruses living, and is it a pointless debate?

Biologists debate whether viruses should be considered living organisms, partly because the term "living" is difficult to define. Is the de…

Started by Michael Jones

0 Apr 18, 2018

UK Space Agency Education and Outreach Grant Scheme 2017 (Deadline: 22nd September 2017)

Closing Date: 5 pm, 22nd September 2017 Introduction The UK Space Agency is making up to £140K available to organisations that are seekin…

Started by Anushree Srivastava

0 Sep 8, 2017

UK Space Agency Education and Outreach Grant Scheme 2017 (Deadline: 22nd September 2017)

Closing Date: 5 pm, 22nd September 2017 Introduction The UK Space Agency is making up to £140K available to organisations that are seeki…

Started by Anushree Srivastava

0 Sep 8, 2017

Inspiration for Space-related game

Hello everyone!I'm a student, (Astro)biology enthousiast and gamer and I am going to work on a space-related game mod. For that, I can use…

Started by Kim Kiekebos

0 Apr 21, 2017

CONVERGENCE - Astrobiology Documentary

Dear SAGANet Community, I am a developmental biology graduate student from Germany about to begin his PhD work in theoretical biology. I…

Started by Claudio L. Flores Martinez

1 May 25, 2016
Reply by Kai Pisarek

Short introduction

Hi everybody! I am pretty new here, still figuring this out! Anyway, I am an undergrad biotech lab technician and current research collabor…

Started by Niek D'Hondt

3 May 23, 2016
Reply by Sanjoy Som

Astrobiology India

Get involved with us! http://www.astrobiologyindia.in/ http://www.astrobiologyindia.in/

Started by Anushree Srivastava

0 Jan 1, 2016

Children's Letters to Scientists

Children's Letters to Scientists - A small book with big ideas "The book is the result of activities organized in elementary schools in Me…

Started by Anushree Srivastava

0 Jun 25, 2015

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Not Exactly a Blog, but a 6-word Poem

Posted by Pritha Jaipal on September 27, 2020 at 10:56am 0 Comments

 

If aliens 

existed,

I'd be happy.

It would mean 

we're not

alone;

And definitely

not some

cosmic…

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Using tried and tested methods of constructing habitats from ethnobotanical and ethnozoological useful species for self sustainability on Mars

Posted by Andrew Planet on June 26, 2020 at 8:00am 0 Comments

To maximize crop yields on Mars it would be advantageous to do away with annuals and biannuals by engineering the latter into perennials as standard. Not only would that entail far less work to grow produce as the act of replanting is made obsolete, but per given cultivated area perennials bring forth more food and materials with less demand from the soil than the equivalent of annuals.

Imagine a superfood annual such as lentils engineered into a lentil tree for which there already…

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Free astrobiology webinars for kids, summer 2020

Posted by Julia Brodsky on June 13, 2020 at 12:28pm 0 Comments

This summer, Art of Inquiry hosts free space exploration and astrobiology webinars for middle-school students and their families all over the world.



Here is a list of what was covered so far, as well as an updated schedule of webinars:

The search for life in the Universe, Dr. Alex Tsapin, JPL (retired)

The history of SETI, SETIQuest editor, Larry…

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Radiolysis-powered life

Posted by Andrew Planet on June 11, 2020 at 9:56pm 7 Comments

This paper greatly extends the possibility of what a Goldilocks zone can be.  Its no longer the Goldilocks zone as a single expanse, its the Goldilocks zones for a particular area

https://royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/pdf/10.1098/rsif.2016.0459

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Ask your questions here!

Started by Gina Riggio in SAGANet Discussions. Last reply by Sangeet Dhiman 42 minutes ago. 129 Replies

If you are trying to ask a question live during Ask an Astrobiologist, please do so in the main chatroom at the bottom of the screen! You can also ask on twitter…Continue

METU Astrobiology Live Broadcast Series in November

Started by METU Astrobiology in Upcoming Conferences / Workshops on Monday. 0 Replies

We are so excited to announce the Astrobiology Live Presentation Series which will be given in November! Presentations will be online due to the pandemic and we will have unique experts in their…Continue

Tags: november, series, brodcast, live, astrobiology

Inhabitation on mars, with plants or without?

Started by Chirag Parmar in The Cutting-Edge of Astrobiology. Last reply by Chirag Parmar Sep 21. 2 Replies

hello there, Chirag Parmar this side!i am a biotechnology student and currently on research of plants on other planets! The main issue is the gravity of the planet! If we take mars as an example, the…Continue

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Have we been looking in the wrong time-frame? Requesting feedback on a recent paper.

Started by Christopher J Reiss in The Cutting-Edge of Astrobiology. Last reply by Greg Bowen Jun 30. 5 Replies

Let me first say Hi to everyone as a new member here!   I hope you are all safe, sound, and not too stir-crazy during this Pandemic.I recently stumbled upon a notion for SETI which seems so simple I…Continue

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