The Search For Life In The Universe, 3rd edition
Long recognized as the "Gold Standard" text for astrobiology courses, The Search for Life in the Universe now appears in a completely revised and updated Third Edition. This book engages students in astronomy by presenting a great, unsolved mystery: How likely is life beyond earth, and how can we find it if it exists? The text covers the fundamentals of astronomy and astrophysics, including the discovery of more than 55 planets around other stars, and also provides an overview of biology, geology, evolution, and the possibilities of interstellar travel and communication. Written for readers with no background in mathematics, the book includes 24 color insert pages and brilliantly rendered illustrations by Jon Lomberg.
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- Donald A. Goldsmith, Tobias Owen
- Hardback | 580 pages
- 195 x 260 x 33mm | 1,324.49g
- Publication date
- 25 Oct 2001
- University Science Books,U.S.
- Publication City/Country
- Sausalito, United States
- Edition Statement
- 3rd Revised edition
- Bestsellers rank