AbSciCon 2010

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Baruch Blumberg tells how he became the first director of the NASA Astrobiology Institute and James Kasting, Malcolm Walter, and Kevin Hand discuss programs offered through their own institutions (~9 minutes). Second Row: Bill Schopf, Ralph Purdritz and Charles Cockell discuss their careers and Astrobiological ambitions. Third Row: Non-English Introductions to Astrobiology.

Bill Schopf, Director of the Center for the study of the Evolution and Origin of Life at UCLA

Ralph Pudritz, Director of the Origins Institute at McMaster University

Charles Cockell, Center for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research at Open University

Dominique Papeneau at the Carnegie Institute in Washington

Ester Lazaro at Centro de Astrobiologia, Madrid

Institute of Astronomy, Geophysics and Atmospheric Sciences at Sao Paulo University