Sandworms and Sarlaccs: The Science of Desert Survival

05-28-17 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Phoenix Convention Center North Building
Address: Phoenix Convention Center North Building, 100 N 3rd St, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA

North 131C

Despite their harsh environments, desert planets in science fiction tend to be teeming with exotic and very large life forms. What adaptations have life forms on Earth evolved to survive in deserts, and would they be enough to survive Arrakis?

Khyatiben Pathak,Matt Chew,John Cornelius