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Leading Scientists Meet To Map Out Astrobiology Strategy

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July 22, 1998
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NASA scientists and their colleagues are meeting in California to lay the groundwork for the next 20 years of research in Astrobiology. They will be studying how various scientific disciplines can work together to answer questions about how habitable planets and life might arise in widely separate parts of the universe.

Leading scientists from around the world are meeting this week in a critical first step in planning NASA's emerging astrobiology program. In a three-day "roadmapping" session, participants will discuss development of a five-year strategic plan for astrobiology research, next-generation missions and technology requirements.


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