Rebecca M. Calisi and a Working Group of Mothers in Science
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Primary caretakers of children face inequitable hurdles to fully attending and participating in conference activities because of responsibilities related to pregnancy, breastfeeding, and caretaking. Image courtesy of Dave Cutler (artist).
As humans plan for more ambitious missions to probe potentially life-bearing worlds, understanding what microbes can hitch a ride on those spacecraft, and how they might do so, will be paramount. Image courtesy of NASA/JPL-Caltech.