1. Education Resources

    This list of resources may not be complete. If you would like to add an educational resource please email Julie Fletcher


    Undergraduate Program Resources

    Florida Institute of Technology
    Space Sciences Astrobiology

    Pennsylvania State University
    Astrobiology Minor Program

    Princeton University
    Certificate Program in Planets and Life

    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    Astrobiology Minor

    University of Arizona
    Undergraduate Minor in Astrobiology

    Graduate Program Resources

    Arizona State University
    Astrobiology Focus

    Pennsylvania State University
    Graduate Studies in Astrobiology

    University of Arizona
    Graduate Minor in Astrobiology

    University of Colorado
    Graduate Certificate in Astrobiology

    University of Washington
    Astrobiology Dual-Title PhD and Graduate Certificate


    Courses and MOOC’s (Past and Present)

    Arizona State University
    - Habworlds Beyond MOOC

    Cheyney University of PA
    Undergraduate Course

    Coursera/University of Edinburgh
    Astrobiology Course

    Harvard University
    - Super-Earths and Life MOOC

    International Astronomical Union
    - Online Courses in Astrobiology

    Northern Arizona University
    Cultural Simulation: The Mars Mission

    Princeton University
    Life in the Universe Courses

    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    Origins of Life Course

    San Jose State University
    Astrobiology Courses

    San Jose State University
    Science Education MS Program

    Smith College
    Astrobiology Special Topic Courses in the Astronomy Dept

    Stanford University
    Astrobiology Course
    Planetary Habitablility, includes an online textbook

    Study Astronomy website
    Certificate in Astrobiology Course

    University of Arizona
    Planetary Astrobiology

    University of California at Los Angeles
    Astrobiology Course

    University of Illinios at Urbana-Champaign
    - Emergence of Life MOOC

    University of Maryland
    Center for Planetary Origins

    University of North Dakota
    Astrobiology Courses

    University of Washington
    Astrobiology Courses

    Wesleyan University
    Planetary Sciences Department

    Other Educational Resources

    Astrobiology at UC Berkeley
    Solar System Exploration
    Institute for Planets and Life

    International Space University

    Johns Hopkins University
    Collaboration of JHU and STSI
    Astrobiology Forum

    Lunar and Planetary Institute
    Educator resources Spaceward Bound

    NAI EPO Products & Resources
    Education and Public Outreach at NAI

    NASA Space Calendar

    Pennsylvania State University Astrobiology for Educators

    SETI Institute’s Education Programs

    TERC Astrobiology Curriculum

    UCLA IGPP Center for Astrobiology

    University of Wisconsin at Madison
    Astrobiology Research Consortium

    Videos, Podcasts and Lectures

    Big Picture Science (via SETI)
    Talks pertaining to astrobiology

    Dr. David Grinspoon
    Astrobiology of Titan

    ESA Astrobiology Lecture Course Series (2012-2013)
    Click here for videos

    NAI seminars
    Featured Seminar Channels

    NASA Astrobiology YouTube Channel
    Featured Videos

    SETI series
    Weekly colloquium at SETI

    Stanford University’s YouTube Channel (Astrobiology search)
    Various videos

    TED talks:
    - John Delano “Is anybody else out there?”
    - Peter Ward on Mass Exctinctions

    The Eyes of Nye
    Astrobiology

    Astrobiology Journals

    Astrobiology
    http://www.liebertpub.com/overview/astrobiology/99/

    Astrobiology Magazine
    http://www.astrobio.net/

    Astrobiology.com
    http://www.astrobiology.com/

    The Astrobiology Network
    http://www.astrobiology.net/

    The International Journal of Astrobiology
    http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayJournal?jid=IJA

    New Scientist Astrobiology
    http://www.newscientist.com/topic/astrobiology

    Where in the World is Astrobiology?
    These organizational websites provide information on astrobiology activities around the world.

    Astrobiology Society of Britain (ASB)
    http://www.astrobiologysociety.org/
    Terence Kee, t.p.kee@leeds.ac.uk

    Australian Centre for Astrobiology (ACA)
    http://aca.unsw.edu.au/
    Martin Van Kranendonk, martin.vankranendonk@unsw.edu.au
    Chris Tinney, c.tinney@unsw.edu.au

    Austria (ExoLife)
    http://www.univie.ac.at/EPH/exolife/
    Regina Hitzenberger, regina.hitzenberger@univie.ac.at
    Maria G. Firneis, firneis@astro.univie.ac.at

    Bioastronomy — IAU Commission 51
    http://www.iau-c51.org/about
    Pascale Ehrenfreund, info@iau-c51.org

    Sao Paulo Advanced School of Astrobiology (Brazil)
    http://www.astrobiobrazil.org/index.php/pt_br/
    Jorge Ernesto Horvath, foton@astro.iag.usp.br
    Douglas Galante, douglas.galante@lnls.br

    Canadian Astrobiology Network
    http://astrobiology.uwo.ca/
    Neil Banerjee, neil.banerjee@uwo.ca
    Lyle Whyte, lyle.whyte@mcgill.ca

    Canadian Astrobiology Training Program
    http://create-astrobiology.mcgill.ca/
    Lyle Whyte, lyle.whyte@mcgill.ca

    Centro de Astrobiologia (CAB)
    http://cab.inta.es/
    Javier Gómez-Elvira Rodríguez, gomezej@cab.inta-csic.es

    DLR Institute of Planetary Research – Helmholtz Alliance ‘Planetary Evolution and Life’http://www.dlr.de/hgf_alliance_pel
    Tilman Spohn, tilman.spohn@dlr.de

    European Astrobiology Network Association (EANA)
    http://www.eana-net.eu/
    eana-web@eana-net.eu

    Finnish Astrobiology Network (FAN)
    http://fan.utu.fi/fan_en.shtml

    The Greek Portal
    http://www.astrobiology.gr/

    Indian Astrobiology Research Centre (IARC)
    http://www.iarc.res.in/index.html
    education.iarc@gmail.com

    Institute of Astronomy and Space Physics (IAFE) Argentina
    http://www.iafe.uba.ar/

    Institute of Astrophysics and Space Science (Portugal)
    http://www.iastro.pt/

    Instituto de Astrobiología (Colombia)
    http://www.astrobiologia.org/
    Jorge Bueno, jorge.bueno@astrobiologia.org

    International Society for the Study of the Origin of Life
    http://issol.org/
    Dave Deamer, deamer@soe.ucsc.edu

    Israel Society for Astrobiology and the Study of the Origin of Life (ILASOL)
    http://www.iyar.org.il/about-15.html/
    Tsviya Olender and Omer Markovitch, ilasolw@weizmann.ac.il

    Italian Astrobiology Society
    http://www.astrobiologia.it/
    John Robert Brucato, jbrucato@arcetri.astro.it

    Japan Astrobiology Network (JAN)
    - http://logos.ls.toyaku.ac.jp/~astrobiology-japan/en/

    Earth & Life Science Institute – Tokyo Tech (ELSI)
    - http://www.elsi.jp/en/

    Japanese Society of Extremophiles (JSE)
    - http://www.extremophiles.jp/

    Japanese Society for Biological Sciences in Space (JSBSS)
    - http://www.jsbss.jp/about/?l=2

    The Society for the Study of the Origin and Evolution of Life Japan (SSOEL-Japan)
    - http://www.origin-life.gr.jp/defaultEN.html

    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)
    - http://www.jaxa.jp/index_e.html

    Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)
    - http://www.jamstec.go.jp/e/

    Laboratory for Astrobiology & Astromaterial (within JAXA)
    - http://www.isas.jaxa.jp/home/labam/jabn6

    Mexican Society of Astrobiology (SOMA)
    http://www.nucleares.unam.mx/soma/
    Antígona Segura, antigona@nucleares.unam.mx
    Sandra Ramírez, ramirez_sandra@uaem.mx

    NASA Astrobiology Program
    http://astrobiology.nasa.gov

    New Zealand Astrobiology Initiative
    http://astrobiology.kiwi/

    Nordic Network of Astrobiology
    http://www.nordicastrobiology.net
    Wolf Geppert, wgeppert@hotmail.com

    Peruvian Association of Astrobiology (ASPAST)
    http://www.astrobiologia.pe

    Société Française d’Exobiologie (SFE)
    http://www.exobiologie.fr/
    Muriel Gargaud, Muriel.Gargaud@obs.u-bordeaux1.fr

    Swedish Astrobiology Network
    http://www.astrobiologi.nu/
    Wolf Geppert, wgeppert@hotmail.com

    UK Centre for Astrobiology
    - http://www.astrobiology.ac.uk
    Charles Cockell, contact@astrobiology.ac.uk