For those in Washington, D.C., on March 4, 2014, please consider attending the National Research Council’s Space Science Week free public lecture.
“Exoplanets and the Real Search for Alien Life”
by Sara Seager
Professor of Planetary Science and Physics, MIT
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 @ 6:30pm
National Academy of Sciences Building (Auditorium)
2101 Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, DC
Astronomers have discovered over one thousand planets orbiting stars other than our Sun, with thousands more expected. Join Sara Seager of MIT as she explores the incredible diversity of these exoplanets and how further study could yield potential signs of life beyond Earth. This talk is open to the public and accessible to explorers of all ages. For more information, please visit www.nationalacademies.org/spacescienceweek. To RSVP for the lecture click here.