“Follow the Elements”

Current and Upcoming Events


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Astrobiology Forums

Wednesday mornings during the Fall 2012 semester (August 29 — December 5)

All meetings will be from 9:00-10:00 in ISTB5 room 151

Click here to visit the archives of previous Wednesday Coffee presentations

Upcoming Professional Meetings


2012 GSA Annual Meeting and Exposition: Geosciences - Investing in the future

4-7 November in Charolette, North Carolina, USA
Abstracts deadline:  14 August 2012
For more information:  http://www.geosociety.org/meetings/2012/

2012 AGU Fall Meeting

3-7 December 2012 in San Francisco, USA

The AGU Fall Meeting is the largest worldwide conference in the geophysical sciences, attracting nearly 20,000 Earth and space scientists, educators, students, and policy makers. This meeting showcases current scientific theory focused on discoveries that will benefit humanity and ensure a sustainable future for our planet.

Abstract submissions open 12 June – 8 August 2012
For more information:  http://fallmeeting.agu.org/2012/

The Geochemical Society maintains a list of meetings
here:  http://www.geochemsoc.org/news/conferencelinks/

Lists of astronomy/astrophysics/astrobiology-related meetings
are hosted by the Canadian Astronomy Data Centre, here:  http://www1.cadc-ccda.hia-iha.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/meetings/

Supported by the
NASA Astrobiology Institutehttp://nai.nasa.gov

Calender of Events

(click on an event title for more information)


August 29th

September 5th

September 12th

September 19th

September 26th

October 3rd

October 10th

October 17th

October 24th

October 31st

November 7th

November 14th

November 21st

November 28th

December 5th


Jenny Patience

Evan Scannapieco

Dan Shim


Jon Harrison

Zarraz Lee

John Shumway

Kirt Robinson, Greg Brennecka, Marc Neveu

Kevin Redding

Everett Shock

Brian Carande

Mike Pagano

Brian St. Clair, Adam Monroe

Svet Shkolyar





Processes in planetary interiors and their roles in evolution of planets

Evolutionary responses to stresses


DiskEvolution JAVA project

Iceland astrobiology summer school

Insights about the early workings of photosynthesis from heliobacteria




AGU Prep Talks

AGU Prep Talk