Brian Hedlund sampling water in a spring.

Finding Life and Dark Matter in Nevada's Hot Springs

UNLV Prof. Brian Hedlund is studying microorganisms in a Nevada hot spring; the results could help evaluate whether extraterrestrial life exists.

Brian Hedlund, associate professor, School of Life Sciences (R. Marsh Starks/UNLV Creative Services)

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