Past Event

Do We Understand the Origins of Life?

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Thu, Oct 24 2013 - 7:00pm

This program is postponed due to the government shutdown. Please check back.

A Biologist and Chemist Confer on the Recipe for Life

Dr. Lynn Rothschild, Astrobiologist, NASA Ames Research Center

Dr. Richard Zare, Professor of Chemistry, Stanford University

Earth was once a molten ball, totally uninhabitable. In a geological instant, it was filled with life. What do we know about this transformation? And could there be more than one recipe for the transition from life to non-life? Join two scientific experts as they ponder these questions and more about the origins of life.

Location:  NASA Ames Conference Center-NACC, Building 152, Room 171, 200 Dailey Road, Mountain View
Time: 7 p.m. program
Cost: FREE
Also know: In association with Wonderfest. Photo courtesy of NASA/JPL-Caltech.