1. Curious About Life: Interview With Jen Eigenbrode


    Goddard scientist Jennifer Eigenbrode in the lab. Image Credit: Chris Gunn

    Jen Eigenbrode talks about how the SAM instrument will search for the organic molecules that would indicate whether Mars ever could have supported life. Eigenbrode discusses how living on Mars time is a “shock to both mind and body” as she follows the progress of the Curiosity rover. Every day, she works with the SAM team to decide what type of science observations they want to achieve.

    Source: [astrobio.net]