The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new discoveries, is not 'Eureka!' but 'That's funny...' --Isaac Asimov
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Woohoo! Astrobiology course approved!

February 13th, 2014 2 Comments

My Astrobiology course was approved by the Provost, so next spring I will be able to offer MSL294 Astrobiology: Planets, Oceans, and Life at the University of Alaska Fairbanks!! From the syllabus— Astrobiology is the study of the origins, evolution, and future of life on Earth and elsewhere in the Universe. From humble beginnings as […]

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Safe Return to Fairbanks

January 21st, 2014 No Comments

As a winter storm barreled over the North Slope this weekend, the plane that landed in Barrow to pick us up had had to skip over Deadhorse because it was too dangerous to land! Luckily we made it out safely, and here’s proof: After a week in Barrow, where tomorrow the sun will rise for […]

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First day at UAF

April 9th, 2013 No Comments