The international workshop, "LifeSprings", was held.


The international workshop, "LifeSprings", was held on 16-18 December 2019 at Misasa. In the workshop, the participants made interdisciplinary discussions actively, to define a future direction of a sample-return exploration on Mars to search for life on a planet other than Earth. The workshop was supported by Okayama University, the University of New South Wales and BHP.

Opening remarks of the workshop by Prof. Eizo Nakamura.

Opening guidance by Prof. M. V. Kranendonk.

Active discussion after the presentation.

The icebreaker party of the workshop.