History of Photography in Space

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AT LIFELONG ($10) Description: The search for extraterrestrial life is heating up, as astrobiologists set their sights on several promising habitats within our own Solar System. Though we have not ruled out past or even present life on Mars, the focus of this search has shifted to the icy moons of the outer giant planets, […]

All About Symbiosis

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AT LIFELONG (4 sessions, $40) Description: Symbiosis (literally, “living together”) is a fundamental characteristic of life. It is found at all levels of the biological world, including lichens growing on barren rock surfaces and bacteria colonizing plant roots and animal intestines. Even the mitochondria that help to power every cell in our bodies were originally […]

All About Symbiosis

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AT LIFELONG (4 sessions, $40) Description: Symbiosis (literally, “living together”) is a fundamental characteristic of life. It is found at all levels of the biological world, including lichens growing on barren rock surfaces and bacteria colonizing plant roots and animal intestines. Even the mitochondria that help to power every cell in our bodies were originally […]

All About Symbiosis

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AT LIFELONG (4 sessions, $40) Description: Symbiosis (literally, “living together”) is a fundamental characteristic of life. It is found at all levels of the biological world, including lichens growing on barren rock surfaces and bacteria colonizing plant roots and animal intestines. Even the mitochondria that help to power every cell in our bodies were originally […]

All About Symbiosis

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AT LIFELONG (4 sessions, $40) Description: Symbiosis (literally, “living together”) is a fundamental characteristic of life. It is found at all levels of the biological world, including lichens growing on barren rock surfaces and bacteria colonizing plant roots and animal intestines. Even the mitochondria that help to power every cell in our bodies were originally […]

Icy Worlds

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AT LIFELONG (FULL) Description: Learn about the abundance of water we’ve found in the solar system, most commonly in solid form, and how these frigid but wet worlds are the top candidates for finding extraterrestrial life. Instructor: Having a grandmother who worked on the Apollo Moon missions and growing up not far from the California Jet […]

Comets & Origins of Life

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AT LIFELONG ($10) Description: Learn about the importance of comets in understanding how life on Earth arose, including a history of past and future spacecraft missions to comets and a live demonstration of making a “mini-comet” using dry ice. Presenter: Having a grandmother who worked on the Apollo Moon missions and growing up not far […]

Weather in Ithaca

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AT LIFELONG Ithaca’s weather is, at times, strange.  Often surrounding counties experience very different weather than we do.  Adding to the confusion, the weather person can’t seem to “get it right”.  Join this interactive and “question” centered course to explore basic weather concepts and how they apply to our specific weather related patterns.  An attempt […]

Weather in Ithaca

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AT LIFELONG Ithaca’s weather is, at times, strange.  Often surrounding counties experience very different weather than we do.  Adding to the confusion, the weather person can’t seem to “get it right”.  Join this interactive and “question” centered course to explore basic weather concepts and how they apply to our specific weather related patterns.  An attempt […]

Weather in Ithaca

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AT LIFELONG Ithaca’s weather is, at times, strange.  Often surrounding counties experience very different weather than we do.  Adding to the confusion, the weather person can’t seem to “get it right”.  Join this interactive and “question” centered course to explore basic weather concepts and how they apply to our specific weather related patterns.  An attempt […]