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Planetary scientists from as far away as Germany convened at UCLA on Februrary 4 and 5 to discuss Mars’ ability to support life.  About 35 astrobiologists, chemists, physicists, geologists and policy makers presented research during the ...


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Microscopic analyses of chondrites, the oldest rocks in the solar system, are filling in details about the formation of our solar system.

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=what-oldest-meteorites-say-about-early-solar-system


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The UCLA Institute for Planets and Exoplanets, The UK Center for Astrobiology and the NASA Astrobiology Institute invite you to participate in a two-day conference in February 2013 that will examine the present-day habitability of ...


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Check out 3 MESSENGER Mercury Polar Paper by Dave Paige and his team.
http://www.sciencemag.org/content/339/6117/282

Dave's article on how to create the cover image
http://www.sciencemag.org ...


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J. William Schopf, Distinguished Professor of Paleobiology at the University of California, Los Angeles, is the recipient of the NAS Award in Early Earth and Life Sciences, presented this year with the Charles Doolittle Walcott ...


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Hundreds of Los Angeles professionals attended the event in Santa Monica in November.  Professors Ed Young, Abby Kavner, and Ed Young discussed their research and explained topics relevant to their fields. Videos of their ...


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University of California, Los Angeles

February 6, 2013

The Department of Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences seeks candidates for a tenured, or tenure track faculty appointment in Space Physics. Applicants with a PhD from all ...