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Is There Life in Space?

Explore the question: Can there be life outside of Earth?

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In this investigation, students will explore the question: Can there be life outside of Earth? Students will use planet hunting models to discover how scientists find new planets and perform simulated spectroscopic measurements to determine if the chemical requirements for life are present.

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© Copyright The Concord Consortium

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<a href="stem-resources/there-life-space">The Concord Consortium. Is There Life in Space?. Concord: The Concord Consortium, 2011, December 6.</a>

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Is There Life in Space? (The Concord Consortium, Concord, 2011, December 6), WWW Document, (http://concord.org/stem-resources/there-life-space).

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Is There Life in Space? (The Concord Consortium, Concord, 2011, December 6), WWW Document, (http://concord.org/stem-resources/there-life-space).

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Is There Life in Space?. (2011, December 6). Retrieved 2016, August 31, from The Concord Consortium: http://concord.org/stem-resources/there-life-space

Disclaimer: The Concord Consortium offers citation styles as a guide only. We cannot offer interpretations about citations as this is an automated procedure.

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This activity runs entirely in a Web browser. Preferred browsers are: Google Chrome (versions 30 and above), Safari (versions 7 and above), Firefox (version 30 and above), Internet Explorer (version 10 or higher), and Microsoft's Edge.

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High-Adventure ScienceThis resource is a part of the Concord Consortium's High-Adventure Science project.

Grade Level
High School
Subject
Earth and Space Science
Focus Area
Modeling and Simulation
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