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The Resource The life of super-Earths : how the hunt for alien worlds and artificial cells will revolutionize life on our planet, Dimitar Sasselov

The life of super-Earths : how the hunt for alien worlds and artificial cells will revolutionize life on our planet, Dimitar Sasselov

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The life of super-Earths : how the hunt for alien worlds and artificial cells will revolutionize life on our planet
Title
The life of super-Earths
Title remainder
how the hunt for alien worlds and artificial cells will revolutionize life on our planet
Statement of responsibility
Dimitar Sasselov
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sasselov, Dimitar D
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Exobiology
  • Synthetic biology
  • Extrasolar planets
  • Life
  • Life on other planets
Label
The life of super-Earths : how the hunt for alien worlds and artificial cells will revolutionize life on our planet, Dimitar Sasselov
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : The mystery of life -- Extrasolar planets at last -- The world of planets -- Completing the Copernican revolution -- Chasing transits -- Super-Earth : a new type of planet -- Super-Earths : the hardest rocks in the universe -- The scale of life -- Origins of life : why planets? -- Life as a planetary phenomenon -- Places we could call home -- The passage of time : the universe is young, life is younger -- The future of life
Control code
ocn657595620
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 202 p.
Isbn
9780465023400
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2011036888
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)657595620
Label
The life of super-Earths : how the hunt for alien worlds and artificial cells will revolutionize life on our planet, Dimitar Sasselov
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : The mystery of life -- Extrasolar planets at last -- The world of planets -- Completing the Copernican revolution -- Chasing transits -- Super-Earth : a new type of planet -- Super-Earths : the hardest rocks in the universe -- The scale of life -- Origins of life : why planets? -- Life as a planetary phenomenon -- Places we could call home -- The passage of time : the universe is young, life is younger -- The future of life
Control code
ocn657595620
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 202 p.
Isbn
9780465023400
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2011036888
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)657595620

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