'The Life of Super-Earths'

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Astronomer Dimitar Sasselov, director of Harvard's Origins of Life Initiative, joins us to discuss his new book "The Life of Super-Earths" and to explain why he thinks planets larger than Earth offer the best prospects for finding life as we know it.


Dimitar Sasselov, astronomy professor and director of the Harvard Origins of Life Initiative at Harvard University and author of "The Life of Super-Earths: How the Hunt for Alien Worlds and Artificial Cells Will Revolutionize Life on Our Planet"