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Astrobiology A Multi-Disciplinary Approach by Jonathan Lunine

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Published by Benjamin Cummings .
Written in English


  • Biology, Life Sciences,
  • Extraterrestrial beings,
  • Science,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Textbooks,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Astronomy - General,
  • Science / Astronomy,
  • Life,
  • Exobiology,
  • Life on other planets,
  • Origin

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages450
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7934585M
ISBN 100805380426
ISBN 109780805380422

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Astrobiology, a new exciting interdisciplinary research field, seeks to unravel the origin and evolution of life wherever it might exist in the Universe. The current view of the origin of life on Earth is that it is strongly connected to the origin and evolution of our planet and, indeed, of the Universe as a whole. We are fortunate to be living in an era where centuries of speculation about Professor Plaxco was a guest speaker in my Origins class today and he gave an absolutely compelling lecture on astrobiology. Sure it was, y'know, a little on the blue side to hear about the near-infinitesimal chances of finding other lifeforms in the universe, in addition to the nightmarish thought of self-replicating nanomachines that may/will someday destroy us and take over the :// You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the ://