astrobiology News


Mission Press Releases

  • Astronomers discover Earth-sized planet in habitable zone
    University of Notre Dame - Thursday, April 17, 2014
    Posted on: 4/17/2014 7:03:01 PM PDT

  • Kepler Discovers First Earth-size Planet in 'Habitable Zone'
    Ames Research Center - Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    Posted on: 4/17/2014 6:26:22 PM PDT

  • Odd Tilts Could Make More Worlds Habitable
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Tuesday, April 15, 2014
    Posted on: 4/16/2014 12:06:54 AM PDT

  • Microgravity Research Helping to Understand Fungi Metabolism
    Ames Research Center - Thursday, April 10, 2014
    Posted on: 4/10/2014 1:18:34 PM PDT

  • David Black Selected as President and CEO at SETI Institute
    SETI Institute - Wednesday, April 9, 2014
    Posted on: 4/9/2014 2:59:19 PM PDT

  • Science Writers Invited to 'Habitable Worlds Across Time & Space'
    NASA JSC EVA Project Office - Thursday, April 3, 2014
    Posted on: 4/4/2014 1:38:04 AM PDT

  • NASA Selects 2014 Carl Sagan Fellows
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Wednesday, April 2, 2014
    Posted on: 4/2/2014 6:37:59 PM PDT

  • Antarctic moss lives after 1,500+ years under ice
    Cell Press - Monday, March 17, 2014
    Posted on: 3/17/2014 5:07:09 PM PDT

  • Arecibo Observatory Main Suspension Cable Repaired Following Earthquake
    SRI International - Sunday, March 16, 2014
    Posted on: 3/16/2014 1:19:17 PM PDT

  • Simulating How Earth Kick-Started Metabolism
    University of Leeds - Thursday, March 13, 2014
    Posted on: 3/13/2014 5:08:40 PM PDT

  • Project MERCCURI Crowdsourced Space Station Samples Take Flight
    Ames Research Center - Thursday, March 13, 2014
    Posted on: 3/13/2014 2:04:15 PM PDT

  • Media Invited to "Search for Life Beyond the Solar System"
    University of Arizona - Thursday, March 13, 2014
    Posted on: 3/13/2014 1:17:25 PM PDT

  • MarsFest 2014: Linking Extremes of Earth and Space
    Ames Research Center - Friday, March 7, 2014
    Posted on: 3/7/2014 7:31:13 PM PDT

  • National Geographic Channel To Air Carl Sagan's Groundbreaking Original Series "COSMOS"
    National Geographic Channel - Wednesday, March 5, 2014
    Posted on: 3/5/2014 6:49:42 PM PDT

  • Student Travel Scholarship Application Deadline for Santander Astrobiology Summer School
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - Thursday, February 27, 2014
    Posted on: 2/27/2014 8:36:32 PM PDT

  • Massive deposit may be world's most important animal fossil discovery in decades
    University of Toronto - Tuesday, February 11, 2014
    Posted on: 2/11/2014 3:27:12 PM PDT

  • Discovery opens up new areas of microbiology, evolutionary biology
    Virginia Tech - Friday, February 7, 2014
    Posted on: 2/7/2014 3:32:11 PM PDT

  • New sea anemone species discovered in Antarctica
    National Science Foundation - Wednesday, February 5, 2014
    Posted on: 2/6/2014 3:27:44 AM PDT

  • One Planet, Two Stars - Research Shows How Circumbinary Planets Form
    University of Bristol - Monday, February 3, 2014
    Posted on: 2/3/2014 3:11:44 PM PDT

  • Scientists Discover That Thyroid Cancer Cells Become Less Aggressive in Outer Space
    Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology - Thursday, January 30, 2014
    Posted on: 1/30/2014 3:43:27 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NAI Alumni Seminar Series Clues to Atmospheric Evolution in Earth's Earliest Sediments
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - April 11, 2014
    Posted on: 4/11/2014 2:33:46 PM PDT

  • From Soup to Cells: Measuring the Emergence of Life
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - April 5, 2014
    Posted on: 4/5/2014 5:53:45 PM PDT

  • FameLab USA: Exploring Earth and Beyond National Final
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - April 2, 2014
    Posted on: 4/2/2014 8:54:09 PM PDT

  • NAI Alumni Seminar Series: Hopanoid Biosynthesis and Function in Methanotrophic Bacteria
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - April 1, 2014
    Posted on: 4/1/2014 10:35:29 PM PDT

  • NASA Solicitation: NASA Ames Biosciences Laboratory N288
    Ames Research Center - April 1, 2014
    Posted on: 4/1/2014 10:14:36 PM PDT

  • NASA Solicitation: Upcoming NASA Europa Mission Announcements
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - April 1, 2014
    Posted on: 4/1/2014 10:13:28 PM PDT

  • NASA Mars Educator Symposium: Search for Habitable Environments: Finding Curiosity in Your Classroom
    NASA Education Office - March 28, 2014
    Posted on: 3/28/2014 6:11:54 PM PDT

  • 30th ASGSR Conference: Call for Abstracts
    American Society for Gravitational and Space Research - March 28, 2014
    Posted on: 3/28/2014 4:52:41 PM PDT

  • Call For Abstracts: 30th American Society for Gravitational and Space Research Conference
    NASA HQ - March 25, 2014
    Posted on: 3/25/2014 5:52:38 PM PDT

  • Support of Experimental Planetary Astrobiology Studies with Laser Mass Spectrometry
    Goddard Space Flight Center - March 19, 2014
    Posted on: 3/19/2014 10:02:32 PM PDT

  • ROSES-14 Amendment 8: Change in due dates for C.15, Planetary Protection Research
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - March 19, 2014
    Posted on: 3/19/2014 8:15:17 PM PDT

  • The Search for Life Beyond the Solar System: Exoplanets, Biosignatures & Instruments
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - March 10, 2014
    Posted on: 3/10/2014 9:29:06 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-14 Amendment 6: Final text for C.4, Habitable Worlds
    - March 10, 2014
    Posted on: 3/10/2014 4:15:30 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-14 Amendment 5 changes proposal submission process for C.15 Planetary Protection Research
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - March 7, 2014
    Posted on: 3/7/2014 5:39:37 PM PDT

  • NASA Solicitation: Research Opportunities for Flight Experiments in Space Biology
    NASA HQ - February 28, 2014
    Posted on: 2/28/2014 10:39:38 PM PDT

  • Space Dust Carries Water and Organic Carbon
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - February 21, 2014
    Posted on: 2/21/2014 5:37:52 PM PDT

  • Cooking Up Life’s Origin – the Safer Way
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - February 21, 2014
    Posted on: 2/21/2014 5:36:17 PM PDT

  • NASA Astrobiology Institute: Properties of PAH’s
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - February 21, 2014
    Posted on: 2/21/2014 5:32:39 PM PDT

  • NASA Astrobiology Early Career Collaboration Award
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - February 21, 2014
    Posted on: 2/21/2014 5:31:03 PM PDT

  • Call for Nominations to the Executive Committee of the Exoplanet Exploration Program Analysis Group
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - February 21, 2014
    Posted on: 2/21/2014 5:29:13 PM PDT