Petr Brož (CZE)

Geologist and author


Dr. Petr Brož works as a scientist. He is a researcher of volcanic activity across the Solar System, specializing in Mars. He is also involved in the popularization of geosciences and enjoys finding new ways to bring the results of scientific research to the public.



He is the author of two books, another one will be published this year. He is a laureate of the Otto Wichterle Prize (2018) awarded to scientists of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic up to 35 years of age, and the Josef, Marie and Zdenka Hlávka Endowment Award (2017).


Dokážeme osídlit Mars?

The Big Bang stage Velký sál
18. 7. 2024 16:45 - 17:30


Humanity has long dreamed of going to the red planet and colonizing it. On the pages of science fiction books and in Hollywood movies, such a feat is easy but the reality is far from our imagination. The journey there will be incredibly challenging, and many dangers lie ahead, often unknown to us. What are they? That will be the topic of this talk.