Other Earths are out there, and tonight, NightLife brings in experts to talk about the missions and spacecrafts currently on the search for exoplanets and life beyond Earth.
Live Talks: Begin Transmission
- At 7:00 PM, Join us as Maren Hunsberger (Seeker) interviews Dr. Liz Warren of the International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory to learn about the I.S.S.’s unique extreme environment for a variety of sciences and research.
- At 8:00 PM, Find out what Earth’s own extremophiles can teach us about what other-worldly life forms might be like with a talk from NASA astrobiologist Penny Boston.
- At 9:00 PM, Catch a talk from Franck Marchis of the SETI Institute on what it takes to detect and characterize exoplanets.
Live Talk: New Worlds
Learn about the formation of exoplanet systems with Megan Ansdell, postdoc at UC Berkeley’s Center for Integrative Planet Studies (CIPS).
The View From Here
8:00 - 10:00 PM
Ever stare off into space? Try doing it with Unistellar's new eVscope, a first-of-its-kind compact telescope that provides crisp and detailed views of galaxies, nebulae, and comets thanks to its light-amplification technology.
Other Earths Showcase
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San Francisco, CA 94118
Phone: (415) 379-8000
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