2007; Moleculars, Microbes, and Extraterrestrial Life Workshop (2007: San Juan, Puerto Rico) Ed.
He will be in Australia to speak at the Bioastronomy
Conference, the most prestigious event of the year in the field of life sciences and education.
In July, at the 5th International Conference on Bioastronomy
in Capri, Italy, Tarter reported on the most recently completed phase of Project Phoenix.
This collection of provocative reports, derived from presentations made at the "8th International Conference on Bioastronomy
," demonstrates the scope of exciting research topics being explored in the field of bioastronomy
today, including factors affecting the habitability of extrasolar, Earth-like planets.
In July 1996, at the fifth international bioastronomy
conference in Capri, Italy, he confessed: "Maybe I was a little bit too optimistic.