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Lisa Kaltenegger

3 Podcast Episodes

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Lisa Kaltenegger: Looking for Life on Other Earths

Clear+Vivid with Alan Alda

Is there life in the universe beyond planet Earth? It's the question everyone, including Alan Alda, wants to understand. In this episode, Alan asks Dr. Lisa Kaltenegger, the head of the world-renown Carl Sagan Institute, about life in the cosmos. What Dr. Kaltenegger has to say is surprising and inspiring. Before you stare up at the sky tonight, be sure to hear what Dr. Kaltenegger has to say about which of the billions of planets might be more like ours than we ever thought possible. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/clearandvivid


21 Jan 2020

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Lisa Kaltenegger, Are We Alone in the Universe?


The detection of thousands of exoplanets orbiting alien suns revolutionized our view of the cosmos—and the next generation of telescopes will be able to peer into the atmospheres of rocky planets glimpse other worlds.In this lecture, Dr. Lisa Kaltenegger will reveal the latest research into these exoplanets' suitability for life, and the techniques and missions that could finally answer the question: "Are we alone in the Universe?"

1hr 4mins

4 Jun 2018

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Ist das Universum wirklich eine "Scheißgegend"? – Lisa Kaltenegger über Exoplaneten – Gadget-Geschenkideen der Redaktion

ZEIT WISSEN - Woher weißt Du das?

Ein Gespräch mit den Science Busters und dem Physikprofessor Heinz Oberhummer, der zwei Wochen nach dem Interview an den Folgen einer Lungenentzündung verstarb – Die Astronomin Lisa Kaltenegger über die Suche nach einer Zweiten Erde – Geschenktipps der Redaktion


7 Dec 2015