May 2023


Did the Seeds of Life Ride to Earth Inside an Asteroid?
by K. Miller (Wired)
– Astrochemistry News –
Dragonfly Mass Spectrometer
Recent Detections
4 Mg-bearing cations
CO (WASP-18b,WASP-76b)
TiO (WASP-69b, tent)
Detections in the Pipeline
CD (iso)
d2-oxirane (IRAS 16293-2422B, tent)
VO,TiO (WASP-121b)
H2O,OH (WASP-127b)
HCN, etc. (Enceladus)
Astrochemistry Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award
sponsored by the ACS Astrochemistry Subdivision

2023 awardee:
Dr. Katarina Yocum

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