Welcome to the Arizona Astrobiology Center

Astrobiology is an exciting interdisciplinary field about the origins, evolution and distribution of life in the universe.

The Arizona Astrobiology Center will be a hub for diverse scientific endeavors, providing bold and transformative dialogue to make astrobiology discoveries relevant to the experiences of all people on Earth.

AABC Highlight

Arizona Astrobiology Center Poster Session, May 3, 2024, 3:30 — 5:30 p.m.

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We are excited to invite you to the first Arizona Astrobiology Center Poster Session. This event aims to foster collaboration among AABC members and open the doors to research mentors within the field of astrobiology to university students. 

Come learn what your colleagues are doing, how you might collaborate with them on research, teaching/outreach and fundraising, and how the AABC can help you do so. Read more ->


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30th Annual Science of Consciousness Conference

The Science of Consciousness (TSC) conferences are the pre-eminent world gatherings on all approaches to the profound and fundamental question of how the brain produces conscious experience, a question which addresses who we are, the nature of reality and our place in the universe.

This year’s conference will be held April 22 — 27, 2024, at Loews Ventana Canyon. Click here for conference registration and visit the CCS main page here.

Take Note



Educators, check out the K-12 teaching materials on astrobiology topics.

Student Opportunities

We welcome all students from any major to join our weekly discussions, networking and volunteering opportunities, and community- building events.

Become a Member

We extend a warm invitation to scholars, artists, knowledge holders, and experts from diverse fields of science, inquiry, and the arts.