Lectures, in chronological order:

Seeking Habitable Environments in our Solar System - Curiosity on Mars  |

Dr Laura Leshin, Dean of Science; Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA

Operational Perspective of Space Biomedical Effects  | 

Dr Leroy Chiao, Former NASA Astronaut and International Space Station Commander, USA

Explorations of Extreme Ocean Environments of Planet Earth | 

Prof. Alfred Scott McLaren, Captain U.S. Navy (Ret.), President of the American Polar Society; President Emeritus of the Explorers Club, Director and Senior Pilot, Sub Aviator Systems LLC, USA

The Universe | 

Nobel Laureate Prof. Gerard ‘t Hooft, Professor at Utrecht University, the Netherlands

Molecules in Extreme Environments | 

Dr Russell Hemley, Director, Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Institution of Washington, USA

Prebiotic molecules in young solar systems  | 

Dr. Jes Jørgensen, Associate Professor Niels Bohr Institute and Centre for Star and Planet Formation, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Forum LIVE! (questions from high school students) | Watch on YouTube


Life in Extreme Environments and the Search for Life in the Universe | Watch on YouTube

Prof. Dr. Lynn Rothschild, Chief Scientist, Synthetic Biology, NASA Ames Research Center, Adjunct Professor at Brown University, consulting Professor at Stanford University, USA

Unanswered questions in deep carbon research | Watch on YouTube

Prof. Dr. Robert Hazen, Carbon at Extremes; Senior Staff Scientist, Carnegie Institution, Geophysical Laboratory; Robinson Professor of Earth Sciences, George Mason University; and Executive Director, Deep Carbon Observatory, USA

Hyperthermophiles in the History of Life | Watch on YouTube

Prof. Dr. Karl Stetter, Professor Emeritus, University of Regensburg, Germany

Surviving Sustainability on Planet Earth | Watch on YouTube

Prof. Dr. Nina Fedoroff, Distinguished Professor at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia, Evan Pugh Professor of Pennsylvania State University, USA

Panel Discussion | Watch on YouTube

Moderator: Lorie Karnath, MBA, Ph.D (hon)