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Advice from an Exoplanet Expert

Posted on Wed, February 1, 2017
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Hunting for exoplanets is an exciting field as more and more worlds are discovered. Many of these newly discovered planets are in the "Goldilocks Zone" where conditions may be right to support life. Dr. Hannah Wakeford is on the cutting edge of this research.

Learn about her path to astronomy in this segment brought to you by STEM in 30. Her advice?

Don't be afraid of who you are.

Tom Barclay and Hannah Wakeford will talk about what we have learned so far in our exploration of exoplanets and how we will peer into the atmospheres of these faraway worlds to look for biomarkers, signs of alien life.

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Exploring Alien Atmospheres

Tom Barclay and Hannah Wakeford talk about what we have learned so far in our exploration of exoplanets and how we will peer into the atmospheres of these faraway worlds to look for biomarkers, signs of alien life, in this episode of What's New in Aerospace.

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