Past Event

EI LIVE K12: Planning a Mission to An Icy Moon

April 6, 2022
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

EI LIVE K12: Planning a Mission to An Icy Moon


EI LIVE K12, a Columbia Climate School series, is dedicated to bringing the science of sustainability to K12 audiences and beyond.

About this event

Presenter: Christine McCarthy, Lamont Associate Research Professor, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

Target Audience: Grades 3-8

So you’re thinking about a trip to an icy moon of Jupiter or Saturn? In this session you will learn about what to consider when turning your concept into a mission. In particular we will identify threats and complications you might encounter on a moon with a cold, inhospitable icy shell. 

A link to join the session will be provided to all registered participants 24 hours in advance.

If you would like to submit any questions before the event, please send them to Cassie Xu ([email protected]).

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Cassie Xu