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Looking for life’s origins in the clouds of a moon
Fall 2012

Carol Turse, a doctoral candidate in WSU’s School of the Environment’s Laboratory for Astrobiological Investigations, is conducting a variation of the Miller-Urey experiment, the first successful laboratory attempt to test theories about the origin of life, to simulate the atmosphere of Saturn’s moon Titan.

Categories: Space sciences
Tags: Titan, Astrobiology, Saturn, Evolution

Questioning the questions
Summer 2007
A few years ago, when an academic publisher approached Dirk Schulze-Makuch about writing a book on the search for extraterrestrial life, the astrobiologist couldn't resist."You're not often getting asked to write a book about life in the universe,...
Categories: Space sciences
Tags: Astrobiology, Extraterrestrial life