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Are We Alone Lecture Series

Are We Alone Lecture Series 2018-2019

Timothy Lyons, distinguished professor of biogeochemistry in UCR's Department of Earth Sciences and director of the Alternative Earths Astrobiology Center, and his colleagues will discuss the search for alien life in the context of three different planets in our own solar system. Plus you'll learn more about the spacecraft that have explored where nothing from Earth had flown before. 


Are We Alone Lecture Series

6pm, Mar. 05 - Screening: THE FARTHEST

This documentary chronicles NASA's launch of the Voyager space probes. Discussion will follow with Frank Locatell, mechanical systems project engineer for the Voyager project, and Christopher Jones, chief engineer for the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.       RSVP NOW!


Are We Alone Lecture Series

6pm, Mar. 12 - HADEAN EARTH

Speaker: Timothy Lyons, Distinguished Professor of Biogeochemistry, UC Riverside will discuss the search for life on other planets and how it's guided by what we have found on Earth.                 RSVP NOW!


Are We Alone Lecture Series

6pm, Apr. 02 - VENUS

Speaker: UCR Professor of Planetary Astrophysics Stephen Kane will tell us all about life on Venus.  RSVP NOW! 


Are We Alone Lecture Series

6pm, Apr. 16 - MARS

Speaker: Michael Tuite, manager of the Astrobiogeochemistry Lab at NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, will tell us all about the search for life on Mars.            RSVP NOW!

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