Should Humans Try to Contact Alien Civilizations?
Motherboard meets with Doug Vakoch, founder of METI International, an organization dedicated to sending interstellar messages to extraterrestrial lifeforms.
Tracking Bacteria on the Space Station Could Help Us Survive Beyond Earth
Dr. Chris Mason is using genetics to understand how humans will prepare for -and defend themselves against— life in space.
Biology of Contact
Motherboard meets up with Lynn Rothschild, an astrobiologist at NASA who is working to define life in space.