Event

Feb 13, 2015 7:00 pm - Sam Nobel Museum - Public Lecture
Dr Fergal Mullally - NASA/Ames and SETI
Chasing Shadows: Searching for Earth-size Planets with NASA's Kepler Space Telescope

Is the Earth the only planet in the Universe that supports life? Dr.
Fergal Mullally of NASA/Ames and SETI will discuss the Kepler space
telescope, which has found thousands of planet candidates, including
dozens of candidates similar to the Earth.  Kepler's results suggest that Earth like planets are common in the Galaxy.