Astrolecture Series: A Planet for Goldilocks: NASA’s Search For Life Beyond The Solar System

When
Event has passed (Tue Sep 19, 2017 - Tue Sep 19, 2017)
Where
Presidio Officers' Club
Time
7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Cost
Free
Tags
City, Educational Event, Discussion

Description

Dr. Natalie Batalha will describe the latest discoveries of NASA’s Kepler Mission and the possibilities for finding inhabited environments in the not-so-distant future. Dr. Batalha is a world renowned research astronomer in the Space Sciences Division of NASA Ames Research Center and as a Kepler Mission Scientist. She has been involved since the Kepler proposal stage and has contributed to its many different scientific aspects, from studying the stars themselves to detecting and understanding the planets they harbor.

Location

location
  1. Presidio Officers' Club
    50 Moraga Ave, San Francisco, CA