Students and faculty at Yellowstone National Park on the Fall 2015 UWAB workshop.
Graduate student Elena Amador at the NASA Nordic Astrobiology Summer School in Iceland
Graduate Student Giada Arney at Shark Bay in Western Australia. Shark Bay is home to living stromatolites, photosynthetic microbial mats that exist in the fossil record as early as 3.5 billion years ago.
Graduate student Brett Morris at Yellowstone National Park's Grand Prismatic Spring, studying the microbes that lend the spring its bright colors.

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Micheal Diamond and Andrew Lincowski win NASA graduate fellowships


The 2017 Spring Colloquium Lineup Announced

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Proxima Centauri b: A World of Possibilities

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Lakewood High School visits UWAB!

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The Fall 2016 Newsletter is Here!

Check out the Fall 2016 Newsletter to learn about what our students and faculty have been up to these past couple of months!  MORE>