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Astrobiology: Life in a Cosmic Context

University of Washington

Abstract

Astrobiology seeks to understand the origins and history of life in the Universe (including that on Earth), to predict where extraterrestrial life might occur, and to find and study it. The main problems are (1) where to look for life, (2) what to look for, and (3) how to know… more »

Contributions[?]

Project members' contributions to the library and showcase are listed here.
Title Category Type Posted At
Intercontinental Dispersal of Bacteria and Archaea in Transpacific Winds Library Journal article 01/11/13
Free tropospheric transport of microorganisms from Asia to North America Library Journal article 01/11/13
Best student poster at Astrobiology Science Conference Showcase Achievement 12/18/12
Trainee develops and teaches course for teachers Showcase Achievement 12/18/12
Research field trip to study marine biology and geology Showcase Achievement 12/18/12
Research featured on a cover story for Nature Showcase Achievement 12/18/12
Program now awards dual-titled degrees Showcase Achievement 12/18/12
Stratospheric microbiology at 20 km over the Pacific Ocean. Library Article abstract 12/15/11
Microbial survival in the stratosphere and implications for global dispersal. Library Article abstract 12/15/11
The high life: Transport of microbes in the atmosphere. Library Article abstract 12/15/11