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Spaceward Bound: Namibia 2010

(April 18 - 25, 2010)

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Spaceward Bound Namibia 2010
Gobabeb Station
April 18-25
Focus on Hypoliths.

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Namibia Fact Sheet


Penny Boston - New Mexico Technical University
Charles S. Cockell - Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space & Astronomical Research (CEPSAR), Open University, UK
Liza Coe
- Educator; NASA Ames Education Division
Cassie Conley - NASA HQ Planetary Protection Officer
Don A. Cowan - Senior Professor, Microbiology, University of Western Cape, Cape Town
Alfonso Davila, SETI - NASA Ames
Wanda Davis, Mars Analogue Site Scout, NASA Ames
Lauren Fletcher, Bay Area Environmental Research Institute, CA
Mark Gargano - St. Joseph’s School, Northam, WA, Australia, Education Director Mars Society Australia
Chris McKay - Planetary Scientist, NASA Ames; Expedition Lead

James Nienow, Valdosta State University, Valdosta, GA
Steve Pointing - The University of Hong Kong
Matthew Reyes - Education Specialist, Photographer and Social Media Coordinator
Michael Spilde, University of New Mexico
Henry Sun - Desert Research Institute, Las Vegas, NV
Maite Trujillo, European Space Agency
Kimberley Warren-Rhodes, NASA Ames
Michael Wing, Sir Francis Drake High School, San Anselmo, CA

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Editor: Linda Conrad
NASA Official: Liza Coe
Last Updated: April 2010
Teachers Contact: Liza Coe