What does a NASA planetary protection officer do?

Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 09:32 in Astronomy & Space

As Hollywood has shown us over the years, protecting earth from extra-terrestrials is no easy task, but it is a real job and NASA is looking to fill it. Last month the space agency posted an ad for a "planetary protection officer." Dana Jacobson reports.

Read the whole article on CBSNews - Science

More from CBSNews - Science

Latest Science Newsletter

Get the latest and most popular science news articles of the week in your Inbox! It's free!

Check out our next project, Biology.Net