The search for life on other planets / by Bruce Jakosky.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Jakosky, Bruce M.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c1998.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • 1.
  • Search for life in the universe
  • 2.
  • Impacts, extinctions, and the earliest history of life on Earth
  • 3.
  • History of the Earth
  • 4.
  • Earth's geological record and the earliest life
  • 5.
  • Energy and life in unique environments on Earth
  • 6.
  • Origin of life on Earth
  • 7.
  • Requirements for extraterrestrial life
  • 8.
  • Is life on Mars possible
  • 9.
  • Possible fossil martian life in meteorites from Mars
  • 10.
  • Implanting life on Mars
  • 11.
  • Exobiology of Venus
  • 12.
  • Titan: a natural exobiology laboratory
  • 13.
  • Exobiology in the Jupiter system
  • 14.
  • Formation of planets around other stars
  • 15.
  • Searching for planets around other stars
  • 16.
  • Habitability of planets around other stars
  • 17.
  • Intelligent life in the universe
  • 18.
  • Life in the universe.