After a lecture in Washington, an incarcerated woman has a burning question.The NASA Nordberg award was presented to Del Genio in 2017, honoring his  “vision, leadership, and accomplishments in Earth system processes.”To better support the broad, interdisciplinary field of astrobiology – the study of the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life in the universe – NASA is announcing a new programmatic infrastructure for the Astrobiology Program.Composite images of a suspected plume of material erupting two years apart from the same location on Jupiter's icy moon Europa. Plumes were photographed in ultraviolet light by NASA's Hubble's Space Telescope Imaging Spectrograph.
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NASA MISSIONSExploring the Red Planet

The rovers and spacecraft we’ve sent to Mars have found evidence the planet was warmer in the past, with lakes and rivers. Was there life there? Future exploration may find evidence for that as well.

The facts and figures —37%

The gravity on Mars is only 37 percent of Earth’s gravity. Not only could you leap three times higher on Mars, but this lower gravity is one reason why Olympus Mons became the biggest volcano in the solar system.

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