NASA’s Bet for Life Beyond Earth is Underwater

Mar 11, 2023

4:00pm – 5:00pm CT

Recording: NASA’s Bet for Life Beyond Earth is Underwater, Mar 11, 2023

At first glance, Jupiter's moon Europa or Saturn's moons Titan and Enceladus don't appear to be the most promising sources of life in our solar system with their thick icy shells. But beneath the ice are oceans of potential that NASA and oceanographic partners are interested in exploring. Learn what they hope to find in the deep, and the science fiction-style missions being developed to discover it, including the Europa Clipper and Dragonfly missions.

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Lori Glaze

NASA Headquarters

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Britney Schmidt

Cornell University

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Lia Siegelman

Scripps Institution Of Oceanography, University Of California San Diego

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