National Geographic Live Speaker Series: Exploring Mars at The McKnight Center for the Performing Arts

Overview

The National Geographic Live Speaker Series brings premium storytelling and visually stunning imagery to the stage with first-hand accounts of science, adventure, and exploration told by our world-class explorers who inspire change in the world.



As senior mechanical engineer for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Kobie Boykins is intimately involved with the planet Mars. He has monitored headline-making studies, including proof that there was once water on Mars, indicating that the red planet could have supported life. Winner of a NASA Exceptional Service Medal, Boykins will share his boundless enthusiasm for unraveling the mysteries of outer space, along with news of the latest chapter of Mars exploration.

National Geographic Live Speaker Series: Exploring Mars at The McKnight Center for the Performing Arts