astrobiology News


Mission Press Releases

  • Two Southwest Research Institute Instruments Selected for NASA Europa Mission
    Southwest Research Institute - Wednesday, May 27, 2015
    Posted on: 5/27/2015 10:56:46 PM PDT

  • ASU Scientists Play Key Role in New NASA Mission to Jupiter's Moon Europa
    Arizona State University - Wednesday, May 27, 2015
    Posted on: 5/27/2015 3:44:47 PM PDT

  • Planetary Science Institute Researchers to Study Jupiter's Moon Europa
    Planetary Science Institute - Wednesday, May 27, 2015
    Posted on: 5/27/2015 2:41:50 PM PDT

  • CU-Boulder Instrument Selected for NASA Mission to Europa
    University of Colorado at Boulder - Wednesday, May 27, 2015
    Posted on: 5/27/2015 2:39:53 PM PDT

  • NASA TV to Air Announcement of Instruments for Europa Mission
    NASA HQ - Thursday, May 21, 2015
    Posted on: 5/21/2015 10:01:40 PM PDT

  • Astronomers join forces to speed discovery of habitable worlds
    University of California Berkeley - Friday, April 24, 2015
    Posted on: 4/24/2015 7:55:41 PM PDT

  • MSU scientist receives NASA fellowship to expand research in Yellowstone
    Montana State University - Wednesday, April 22, 2015
    Posted on: 4/22/2015 11:25:05 PM PDT

  • University of Washington is a key player in new NASA coalition to search for life on distant worlds
    University of Washington - Wednesday, April 22, 2015
    Posted on: 4/22/2015 8:21:50 PM PDT

  • University of Arizona to Join 'A-Team' in Search for Earth-like Planets
    University of Arizona - Tuesday, April 21, 2015
    Posted on: 4/21/2015 11:59:37 PM PDT

  • New Collaboration to Aid the Search for Life on Distant Worlds
    SETI Institute - Tuesday, April 21, 2015
    Posted on: 4/21/2015 11:58:12 PM PDT

  • Yale joins new NASA team searching for life outside the solar system
    Yale University - Tuesday, April 21, 2015
    Posted on: 4/21/2015 9:11:45 PM PDT

  • Nathaniel Comfort Named to Chair in Astrobiology at John W. Kluge Center
    Library of Congress - Wednesday, April 8, 2015
    Posted on: 4/9/2015 2:14:40 AM PDT

  • New Library of Congress Astrobiology Chair Announced
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - Tuesday, April 7, 2015
    Posted on: 4/8/2015 1:09:43 AM PDT

  • 31st ASGSR Conference: Call for Abstracts - Deadline to submit is July 1, 2015
    American Society for Gravitational and Space Research - Monday, April 6, 2015
    Posted on: 4/6/2015 4:04:52 PM PDT

  • With NASA's Help, High-Tech Payload Headed for the Stratosphere
    University of Central Florida - Thursday, March 5, 2015
    Posted on: 3/5/2015 10:31:15 PM PDT

  • NASA Invites Media to Technical Workshop About Developing a Mission to Find Life on Europa
    Ames Research Center - Tuesday, February 17, 2015
    Posted on: 2/17/2015 8:27:24 PM PDT

  • Exomoons Could Be Abundant Sources of Habitability
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - Thursday, January 15, 2015
    Posted on: 1/15/2015 11:30:23 PM PDT

  • M-Dwarf Planets With Oxygen in Their Atmospheres?
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - Thursday, January 15, 2015
    Posted on: 1/15/2015 11:28:32 PM PDT

  • How Did Life Become Complex?
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - Thursday, January 15, 2015
    Posted on: 1/15/2015 11:27:13 PM PDT

  • New species discovered beneath ocean crust
    University of Southern California - Thursday, January 15, 2015
    Posted on: 1/15/2015 7:38:30 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Astrobiology, Art and Critical Thinking
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - May 18, 2015
    Posted on: 5/19/2015 3:09:18 AM PDT

  • Ether Compounds Could Work Like DNA on Oily Worlds
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - May 18, 2015
    Posted on: 5/19/2015 2:59:41 AM PDT

  • National Academy of Sciences Elects Two Astrobiologists
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - May 7, 2015
    Posted on: 5/8/2015 12:39:03 AM PDT

  • Staying Active in the Cold
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - May 5, 2015
    Posted on: 5/6/2015 1:28:08 AM PDT

  • Algae Fitness and Multicellular Life
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - April 30, 2015
    Posted on: 5/1/2015 12:35:35 AM PDT

  • A New Tool for Deep Sea Microbiology
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - April 23, 2015
    Posted on: 4/24/2015 1:21:17 AM PDT

  • Report on Contamination Considerations for Mars 2020
    NASA Astrobiology Institute - April 15, 2015
    Posted on: 4/16/2015 12:48:19 AM PDT

  • Studying Plant Growth in Microgravity
    European Space Agency - April 14, 2015
    Posted on: 4/14/2015 2:58:47 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-15 Amendment 10: Delay of Proposal Due Dates for C.5 ExoBio
    NASA HQ - April 6, 2015
    Posted on: 4/6/2015 9:00:09 PM PDT

  • Astrosociological Insights Newsletter
    Space Generation Advisory Council - April 6, 2015
    Posted on: 4/6/2015 1:08:33 PM PDT

  • Photodesorption of H2O, HDO, and D2O ice and its impact on fractionation
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 28, 2015
    Posted on: 3/29/2015 1:14:04 AM PDT

  • Giant Comets and Mass Extinctions of Life
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 20, 2015
    Posted on: 3/21/2015 1:05:36 AM PDT

  • Astrobiology Early Career Opportunities: Upcoming Deadlines
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - March 16, 2015
    Posted on: 3/16/2015 2:29:04 PM PDT

  • Deadline Extended: Call for Astrobiology Articles - Astrosociology Research Institute
    Space Generation Advisory Council - February 24, 2014
    Posted on: 2/24/2015 4:20:48 PM PDT

  • Critical core mass for enriched envelopes: the role of H2O condensation
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 10, 2015
    Posted on: 2/10/2015 3:23:49 PM PDT

  • Compound Chondrules Fused Cold
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 10, 2015
    Posted on: 2/10/2015 3:22:48 PM PDT

  • Micron-scale D/H heterogeneity in chondrite matrices: a signature of the pristine solar system water?
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 10, 2015
    Posted on: 2/10/2015 3:20:11 PM PDT

  • Formation of complex organic molecules in cold objects: the role of gas phase reactions
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 10, 2015
    Posted on: 2/10/2015 3:18:48 PM PDT

  • Evolution of complex organic molecules in hot molecular cores: Synthetic spectra at (sub-)mm wavebands
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 15, 2015
    Posted on: 1/15/2015 11:44:44 PM PDT

  • Solar analogs with and without planets: TC trends and galactic evolution
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 12, 2015
    Posted on: 1/12/2015 9:29:22 PM PDT