6 episodes

The Origins & Evolution Podcast features hosts Dimitar Sasselov & Frank Laukien discussing the multiple potential origins of life, in conjunction with Harvard's Origins of Life Initiative https://origins.harvard.edu/pages/about, of which Dimitar is the director and cofounder. Please send all questions and emails to: Stefen@muddhousemedia.com

Origins & Evolutio‪n‬ Origins

    • Astronomy
    • 4.8 • 18 Ratings

The Origins & Evolution Podcast features hosts Dimitar Sasselov & Frank Laukien discussing the multiple potential origins of life, in conjunction with Harvard's Origins of Life Initiative https://origins.harvard.edu/pages/about, of which Dimitar is the director and cofounder. Please send all questions and emails to: Stefen@muddhousemedia.com

    Space Colonization and Cancer

    Space Colonization and Cancer

    This episode is all about space travel and the importance of treating cancer and preventing DNA damage emanating from various sources of cosmic radiation. As our species seeks to visit and colonize planets within our solar system like Mars, and...

    • 23 min
    Cancer and Evolution Part 2

    Cancer and Evolution Part 2

    This is the second part of our Cancer and Evolution Symposium discussion. Our fifth episode covers some of the current and future therapeutic strategies that are being used in the fight against cancer. Also, we discuss electroceuticals, or drugs that...

    • 26 min
    Cancer and Evolution Part 1

    Cancer and Evolution Part 1

    This episode of Origins & Evolution summarizes the recent Cancer and Evolution Symposium.  The rapid evolutionary adaptability of cancer and its impact on detection, treatment, remission and reemergence is discussed in great detail. 

    • 21 min
    The Fermi Paradox

    The Fermi Paradox

    Dimitar and Frank discuss the Fermi Paradox, who was Enrico Fermi and the likelihood of alien microbial life evolving into more advanced extraterrestrial civilizations. 

    • 40 min
    The Goldilocks Zone and the Martian Summer

    The Goldilocks Zone and the Martian Summer

    Dimitar and Frank discuss the habitable Goldilocks Zone, methane and the martian summer, along with the Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover launch! 

    • 34 min
    Origins and Evolution with Dimitar Sasselov & Frank Laukien

    Origins and Evolution with Dimitar Sasselov & Frank Laukien

    Origins & Evolution with Dimitar Sasselov & Frank Laukien, Moderated by Stefen Laukien

    • 29 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

MJC Reviews ,

So Cool!

This show is legitimate in its scientific approach toward life on other planets. So interesting! I want more!!!

RunnerGirlNBPT ,

This will get you thinking!

Excellent dialogue that will peak your interest about the origins of life, and life beyond planet earth..... an easy to listen to podcast that builds in content, to bring listeners on a journey.

Cml20 ,

Super informative Astronomy and Biology Podcast!

I learned so much about astronomy, biology and the potential for alien life all throughout the universe!!

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