2012 Annual Science Report

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Icy Worlds Reporting  |  SEP 2011 – AUG 2012

EPO Activity: Icy Worlds E/PO: JPL Tour

Project Progress

On February 2, 2012, a group of 29 high school students and 9 chaperones from Nikki Chambers’ Astrobiology class from West High School in Torrance, CA visited the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. In addition to a standard JPL tour, the students had a chance to visit Astrobiology laboratories, talk with astrobiologists (including undergraduate student interns, postdocs, and senior researchers), and see demonstrations of some of the ongoing research at JPL.

An Astrobiology student from West High School examines a stromatolite during her visit to JPL on February 2, 2012.

Nikki Chambers’ high school Astrobiology students visited JPL on February 2, 2012.