astrobiology

Perseverance Rover’s journey to Mars

U alum Thomas Stucky, a KBRwyle engineer at NASA’s Ames Research Center, talked about NASA’s mission to search for life on Mars—and prepare for future human explorers.


Bringing astrobiology into prisons

U professor shows how astrobiology helps incarcerated people connect with science.


Does life exist on other planets?

By researching ecosystems that resemble the parts of space most likely to harbor life, such as Jupiter’s moon Europa and Saturn’s moon Enceladus, astrobiologists can better understand where the universe could support life.


ENVISIONING THE FUTURE

This year’s Natural History Museum of Utah’s Lecture Series—Envisioning the Future—four speakers will examine revolutionary, cutting-edge innovations in the areas of medical science, astrobiology and technology.