Need to track organic nano particles across the Universe? NASA’s got an app for you!

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On Friday, February 21st, a significantly updated version of the NASA Ames PAH IR Spectroscopic database was made public at www.astrochem.org/pahdb/. This is the largest collection of PAH spectra in the world and now contains 700 computational and 75 experimental spectra. The update includes a number of unusually large PAHs, the ability to visualize the […]

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Ames Astrobiology Team Partners with California Academy of Sciences in Dark Universe Program

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The NASA Ames Astrobiology Team has partnered with the California Academy of Sciences in the “Dark Universe Program,” a new cosmology show that began January 31. On Saturdays from February 8 March 15, the Ames team will discuss the Mars Science Laboratory Mission and will demonstrate and engage museum visitors in real-time hands-on analyses of […]

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Dr. David Blake presented a keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the International Year of Crystallography, 2014

Dr. David Blake presented a keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the International Year of Crystallography, 2014

David Blake presented a talk at the opening ceremony of the International Year of Crystallography, 2014 at UNESCO headquarters in Paris, France on January 22nd. The talk covered the natural history of the biogenic elements, their delivery to the rocky planets of the inner solar system, and our search for habitable environments and organic materials […]

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