Science Lecture Series Live Stream

The 2016-17 Science Lecture Series will be available for live streaming in the player above at the time of the lectures. It may be necessary to refresh your browser at the time of the lecture in order to view it. Lecture schedule: 

All lectures are from 6 - 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, December 8, 2016
"Our Cosmic Origins: Stars, Galaxies, and the Stuff of Life”
Bahram Mobasher
Professor of Physics and Astronomy
Associate Director, Alternative Earths Astrobiology Center
UC Riverside
Special Guest Panel Discussion:
“Humanity’s Place in the Universe”

Thursday, January 12, 2017
"Alternative Earths: How Earth’s Past Guides NASA’s Search for Life”
Tim Lyons Distinguished Professor of Biogeochemistry
Director, Alternative Earths Astrobiology Center
UC Riverside
Telescope Viewing Event: “Our Celestial Neighbors”

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 
"Ocean Worlds: Missions to Icy Moons and Dwarf Planets"
Speaker: Kevin Hand, Deputy Project Scientist, Solar System Exploration Directorate, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Hands-on Science Experience: "Sensing the Universe”

Thursday, March 23, 2017 
“Mars 2020 and Beyond: Will We Find Life on the Red Planet?” 
Ken Williford 
Deputy Project Scientist, Mars 2020 Mission Director, Astrobiogeochemistry Laboratory NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory 
Special Guest Panel Discussion:
“Colonizing the Solar System"

Thursday, April 13, 2017
“Alien Planets: Are There Other Earths Lurking in Our Galaxy?”
Antígona Segura Peralta
Professor of Astrobiology
National Autonomous
University of Mexico
Special Activity: TBD

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