Could aliens be out there, somewhere? The Universe is so big that it seems like there must be life elsewhere but where is it? How many interesting lifeforms are out there? The Drake Equation is a way of making a slightly educated guess about just that question. This lab will help you investigate the Drake Equation.
For this lab, you need the Drake Equation Download Drake Equation worksheet, from the University of Michigan Astronomy Department. In addition, there is some good background information on the Drake Equation module.
To submit your lab, simply type in your answers to the Drake Equation Worksheet Word document, save it (preferably as a PDF) and upload your completed lab using the link below.