Life beyond Earth : the search for habitable worlds in the Universe [E-Book] / Athena Coustenis and Thérèse Encrenaz.
Coustenis, Athena, (author)
Encrenaz, Thérèse, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013
1 online resource (x, 287 pages)
englisch
9781139206921
9781107026179
9781107656505
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • What is life and where can it exist?
  • Terrestrial planets and their diverging evolutions
  • Searching for habitable sites in the outer Solar System
  • A revolution in astronomy : the exploration of extrasolar planets
  • Extraterrestrial inhabited sites in the future.