Evidence for a Deep Biosphere in the Geological Record

UK Centre for Astrobiology seminar

Evidence for a Deep Biosphere in the Geological Record

  • Event time: 1:00pm
  • Event date: 11th December 2012
  • Speaker: (University of Aberdeen)
  • Location: CSEC Seminar Room,

Event details

There is much evidence for a deep biosphere today, but the geological record of it has been little explored. The talk will review evidence for subsurface habitats in the geological past, and emphasise that this is a likely setting for life on other planets.

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The astrobiology seminar series is run by the UK Centre for Astrobiology based in the School of Physics & Astronomy. Astrobiology is a multi-disciplinary subject and the seminar series actively encourages attendance by undergraduates, postgraduates and academic staff from other departments..

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