Exoplanets, Telescopes, and Aliens, Oh My!

2d ago

Here’s an interesting question: Where will we find life outside Earth first? In our solar system, on worlds like Europa, Enceladus, Titan, or Mars; signs of it from an exoplanet; or possibly even signals from intelligent civilizations? Science communicat


I had the chance to sit down with NASA Goddard astronomers Drs. Michelle Thaller and Neil Gehrels to talk about exoplanets, WFIRST, and their best guesses for how we might discover alien life. The full, unedited conversation: http://youtu.be/0WhZXM0Nfrc