The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences will have an STFC-funded PhD studentship available in the field of planetary science from 1 October 2017. The successful candidate will be based in the Centre for Planetary Sciences at UCL/Birkbeck which has a strong record in...Read More
For anyone who missed this year’s Barrie Jones Award Lecture a recording of the event can be viewed online here. The Barrie Jones Award recognises an individual’s contribution to society and outstanding achievement in science and outreach through work relating to...Read More
Applications for the 2017 Astrobiology Graduate Conference (AbGradCon) are now open. This year, the conference will be held at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Charlottesville, VA from June 5 – June 9. AbGradCon provides a unique setting for...Read More
The Lorentz Center will be hosting a five-day workshop on the Formation of the Solar System and the Origin of Life between 20-24th February 2017 in Leiden. The workshop will be highly interactive, with individual presentations as well as ample time for interdisciplinary...Read More
A brand new BBC Two series is looking for 12 men and women, from all over the UK, to undergo authentic astronaut training exercises. Over a 28 day period in spring next year, participants will tackle authentic exercises, normally achieved by only a select few. From taking a...Read More
The Astrobiology Society of Britain is a learned society for people interested in the relationship between life and its cosmic environment. This covers a vast diversity of topics and research methodologies, encompassing observational astronomy, theoretical astrophysics, geological expeditions and laboratory-based microbiology and prebiotic chemistry.
Formation of the Solar System and the Origin of Life, Leiden, 20-24 February, 2017.
Building Habitable Worlds 3, Edinburgh, 21 February, 2017.
The Microbiology Society Annual Conference, Edinburgh, 3-6 April, 2017.
Astrobiology Science Conference (AbSciCon), Mesa AZ, 24-28 April, 2017.
Astrobiology Graduate Conference (AbGradCon), Charlottesville VA, 5-9 June, 2017.
International Symposium on Astronomy and Astrobiology Education, Utrecht, 3-8 July, 2017