The Search for Life Outside of Earth

Dakotah Tyler PhD candidate /UCLA Department of Physics and Astronomy

Since the dawn of humanity, we have wondered about our origins and if we are alone in the Universe. Modern advancements in technology and astronomy are allowing us to study the atmospheres of other planets and search for potential signs of life. In this talk, we will explore the various types of planets that may potentially host life and ways that we might detect it. Join me as we answer the BIG questions about outer space!