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Fingerprints of Life CD and Website DLESE Reviewed Collection
This teacher resource on astrobiology and life in extreme environments contains classroom activities, presentation-ready slideshows with scripts and many other resources. It shows how NASA research on microbial life on Earth helps identify possible signs of life on Martian meteorites.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Classroom activity
    • Computer activity
    • Presentation / Demo
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Space science
  • Other
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Available through website.
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-ESERevProd-000-000-000-563
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contact: Jaclyn Allen
NASA JSC/ Astrobiology Institute