Events: Lectures

Origins of Life: Jack Szostak

1:30–3:00 pm Zoom webinar

Nobel laureate Jack Szostak presents “The emergence of RNA from prebiotic mixtures of nucleotides,” as part of the Origins of Life Speaker Series

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Oct 8

Origins of Life: Anna Wang

1:30–3:00 pm Zoom webinar

Anna Wang from the University of New South Wales presents “Hierarchical self-assembly of model primitive cells,” as part of the Origins of Life Speaker Series.

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Oct 15

Origins of Life: Sara Walker

1:30–3:00 pm Zoom webinar

Sara Walker from Arizona State University presents “Inferring the ‘Laws of Life’ at a Planetary Scale,” as part of the Origins of Life Speaker Series.

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Oct 22

Origins of Life: Jenny Bergner

1:30–3:00 pm Zoom webinar

Jenny Bergner from the University of Chicago presents “Astronomical insights on the delivery of organic building blocks to new worlds,” as part of the Origins of Life Speaker Series.

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Oct 29

Origins of Life: Daniel Glavin

1:30–3:00 pm Zoom webinar

Daniel Glavin from the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center presents “Meteorite Delivery of Prebiotic Organics: An Inventory for the Origin of Life,” as part of the Origins of Life Speaker Series.

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Nov 5

Origins of Life: John Sutherland

1:30–3:00 pm Zoom webinar

John Sutherland from the Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge presents “Origins of Life Systems Chemistry,” as part of the Origins of Life Speaker Series.

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Nov 12

Origins of Life: Tim Lyons

1:30–3:00 pm Zoom webinar

Tim Lyons from the University of California, Riverside presents “Constraining prebiotic chemistry through a better understanding of Earth’s earliest environments,” as part of the Origins of Life Speaker Series.

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Nov 19