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Spaceward Bound: Mojave 2010
Planetary Science in California’s Mojave Desert

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Mojave 2010-1: From March 21 - 26, 2010

  • California Polytechnic University, Pomona: Pre-Service Teachers
  • University of Washington Graduate Astrobiology Students

 

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Webcast Training Sessions:

Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 3 - 4 pm Pacific (6-7 pm Eastern, 2300 GMT)
Tuesday, March 2, 2010 @ 3 - 4 pm Pacific (6 - 7 pm Eastern, 2300 GMT)
Tuesday, March 16, 2010 @ 3 - 4 pm Pacific (6 - 7 pm Eastern, 2300 GMT)

Bios

Arya Afshari - Pomona Student
Penelope Boston - Geomicrobiologist, New Mexico Tech
David Bryant -- Field & Lab Assistant
Elaine Bryant - Biological Sciences, San Jose State University
Juliana E. Capra - Pomona Team Lead, Liberal Studies Major, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Liza Coe - Educator; NASA Ames Education Division
Caroline Gott -
Biology Major, California Polytechnic University, Pomona
Kaitlin Hom
- Mechanical Engineering, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Courtney Lemon - Physics Major, California Polytechnic University, Pomona
Chris McKay - Planetary Scientist, NASA Ames; Expedition Lead

Rakesh Mogul
- Assistant Professor, Chemistry, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Ravinnath
Ravi - Bsc.Biotechnology, California Statel Polytechnic University, Pomona
Garrett Ritchie - Chemistry, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Paul Robinson - Manufacturing Engineering Major, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA
Crystal Sandoval - Biology Major, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA
Monica Santander - Environmental Biology Major, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Sneha A. Tharayil - Pomona Team Lead
Christy Thompson - Cave Thermography
Jim Thompson - Cave Research Scientist
Sergio Zaragoza - Mechanical Engineering, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA

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Editor: Linda Conrad
NASA Official: Liza Coe
Last Updated: March 2010