2005 Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate: Alien Solar Systems

Program cover for the 2005 Asimov Debate on The Enigma of Alien Solar Systems.

Our panel of experts debated the nature of planetary systems, the plethora of exoplanet data now inundating scientists, and the conditions for life on other worlds.

Panelists included Fritz Benedict, R. Paul Butler, Peter Goldreich, Scott Tremaine, and Margaret Turnbull. The debate was hosted and moderated by Neil deGrasse Tyson.