CHAIRED BY: Rachel Nelson and Jennifer Gonzalez
UC Santa Cruz LASER: Dave Deamer and Bruce Damer on the origin of life.
Registration link: will be posted at https://ias.ucsc.edu/events/laser
David Deamer and Bruce Damer have been collaborating for many years, searching for the origin of life. They propose that fresh water hot springs on volcanic land masses are an alternative site for life's origin rather than sea water.
David Deamer is a Research Professor of Biomolecular Engineering at the University of California, Santa Cruz.
This LASER Talk is graciously sponsored by the University of California, Santa Cruz Institute of the Arts and Sciences.
LASER (Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous) Talks is Leonardo's international program of evening gatherings that bring artists and scientists together for informal presentations and conversations. LASER Talks were founded in 2008 by Bay Area LASER Chair Piero Scaruffi and are in over 30 cities around the world. To learn more about how our LASER Hosts and to visit a LASER near you please visit our website.
The mission of the LASERs is to provide the general public with a snapshot of the cultural environment of a region and to foster interdisciplinary networking.