Manage episode 334254760 series 2991156
A Smologies kid-friendly version of… ALIENS! EXTRATERRESTRIALS! MARTIANS! The phenomenal Dr. Kevin Peter Hand of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory dishes on the oceans of distant moons, methane rivers, ice crusts, the James Webb Space Telescope findings, what might be out there, aliens, what elements a planet needs to sustain life, and how finding extraterrestrial microbes would change the way we see life on this here tiny blue dot in space.
More kid-safe Smologies episodes at alieward.com/smologies
Dr. Kevin Peter Hand's book: Alien Oceans: the Search for Life in the Depths of Space
Full-length version available at alieward.com/ologies/astrobiology
Become a patron of Ologies for as little as a buck a month: Patreon.com/ologies
OlogiesMerch.com has hats, shirts, pins, totes!
Ologies theme song by Nick Thorburn
Smologies theme song by Harold Malcolm
Website design by Kelly R. Dwyer