NASA Research Focuses on Yellowstone's Hot Springs and Compares Findings to Rocks from Mars

Yellowstone Park Foundation, NASA Astrobiology Institute

This NASA Astrobiology Institute website features an article by the Yellowstone Park Foundation focusing on NASA's latest thermophile research and its contributions to outreach education in Yellowstone National Park. The site also provides a number of useful links through the NAI portal site including a teacher's page, student's page, and additional NAI articles and newsletters.

Subject: Biology:Evolution, Diversity, Astrobiology, Ecology:Metabolism, Biology:Microbiology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Grade Level: General Public
Extreme Environments: Extremely Hot
Topics: Biosphere:Evolution, Diversity, Microbiology, Ecology:Habitats:Terrestrial, Biosphere:AstrobiologyKeyword: hydrothermal features