Ellen Stofan

May 11, 2015

Who’s Out There?-Someone Like Us"

Recently, Discover Magazine summarized the widespread evidence for water in our solar system. (“Alive On the Inside?” March 2015, page 16 and 62). The list of objects with […]
April 23, 2015

NASA forms a coalition to look for life on other planets

NASA knows that it can’t rely solely on astronomers and robotic rovers to find life on other worlds, so it’s recruiting some help. The space agency has formed the Nexus for […]
April 11, 2015

Finding The First Signs Of Alien Life, And Why NASA Thinks It's Coming Soon

When we think of alien life, images of little green men, Martians, or perhaps even spaceships carrying them to Earth are the first things that come […]
April 8, 2015

Signs of Alien Life Will Be Found by 2025, NASA's Chief Scientist Predicts

Humanity is on the verge of discovering alien life, high-ranking NASA scientists say. “I think we’re going to have strong indications of life beyond Earth within […]
June 22, 2014

Nasa's Ellen Stofan interview: 'Our plan is to colonise Mars'

Is Nasa looking for intelligent life? Nasa, right now, is really taking a step-wise approach: let’s look at our own solar system and the most likely […]
June 5, 2014

We're going to Mars!

Nasa backs report calling for renewed focus on red planet project – and joint missions with China Nasa should focus on a manned mission to Mars, […]