Deep interest in Astronomy and especially Astrobiology, Background and training in Psychology and Philosophy. Worked in computing (mainly technical software testing)for many years and recently as personal trainer(gained anatomy and physiology knowledge). Now semi retired and looking to get more involved in Astrobiology. Attended recent conference in Edinburgh 2013. Interested in preparing for ET communication hence essay written some 12 years ago when doing SETI course(https://docs.google.com/document/d/1AbGJebxPkcRvW9xq98S03TcdONgQB4DwL405tKNBbXQ/pub). Also very interested in Extremophiles etc. At present living in southern Turkey(Fethiye). Keen to get involved here or elsewhere. Please see resume for further details.