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The Resource Here be dragons : the scientific quest for extraterrestrial life, David Koerner, Simon LeVay

Here be dragons : the scientific quest for extraterrestrial life, David Koerner, Simon LeVay

Label
Here be dragons : the scientific quest for extraterrestrial life
Title
Here be dragons
Title remainder
the scientific quest for extraterrestrial life
Statement of responsibility
David Koerner, Simon LeVay
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Koerner, David
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB54
LC item number
.K54 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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LeVay, Simon
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  • Life on other planets
  • Life
Label
Here be dragons : the scientific quest for extraterrestrial life, David Koerner, Simon LeVay
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Origins: how life on Earth began -- Going to extremes: the habitats and requirements for life -- The incredible shrinking Martians: searching for life in the solar system -- Death and life of stars: organic molecules and the evolution of solar systems-- planet finders: searching for life beyond the sun-- What happens in evolution? Chance and necessity in the origin of biological complexity -- SETI: the search for extraterrestrial intelligence -- Dreamland: the science and religion of UFOs -- Exotica: life as we don't know it -- Many worlds: cosmology and the anthropic principle
Control code
41871411
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
264 p.
Isbn
9780195128529
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
99038170
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
Here be dragons : the scientific quest for extraterrestrial life, David Koerner, Simon LeVay
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Origins: how life on Earth began -- Going to extremes: the habitats and requirements for life -- The incredible shrinking Martians: searching for life in the solar system -- Death and life of stars: organic molecules and the evolution of solar systems-- planet finders: searching for life beyond the sun-- What happens in evolution? Chance and necessity in the origin of biological complexity -- SETI: the search for extraterrestrial intelligence -- Dreamland: the science and religion of UFOs -- Exotica: life as we don't know it -- Many worlds: cosmology and the anthropic principle
Control code
41871411
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
264 p.
Isbn
9780195128529
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
99038170
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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