Dr. Bruce Runnegar, director, NASA Astrobiology Institute, will examine conditions for emerging life on Earth. These insights may help scientists plan ways to detect life on other worlds.
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6:00 p.m. Selected exhibitions open. Experience interactive Discovery Stations and engage a working model of the Mars Exploration Rovers currently exploring the Red Planet.
7:00 p.m. Free Showing of Infinity Express: A 20-Minute Tour of the Universe, Einstein Planetarium