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Wacey, David

Early Life on Earth

Early Life on Earth

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Table of contents

I. Investigating Life in Early Archean Rocks

1. Setting the Scene: Milestones in the Search for Early Life on Earth
M. D. Brasier

2. What Can We Expect to Find in the Earliest Rock Record?

3. The Difficulties of Decoding Early Life

4. Establishing the Criteria for Early Life on Earth

5. Fulfilling the Criteria for Early Life on Earth

6. Techniques for Investigating Early Life on Earth

II. An Atlas of Claims for Early Archean Life

7. > 3,700 Ma Isua Supracrustal Belt and Akilia Island, S.W. Greenland

8. ˜3,490 Ma Dresser Formation, East Pilbara, Western Australia

9. ~3,470 Ma Mount Ada Basalt, East Pilbara, Western Australia

10. ~3,460 Ma Apex Basalt, East Pilbara, Western Australia

11. ~3,450 Ma, Hoogenoeg Formation, Barberton, South Africa

12. ~3,450 Ma, Panorama Formation, East Pilbara, Western Australia

13. ˜3,426–3,350 Ma, Strelley Pool Formation, East Pilbara, Western Australia

14. ∼3,416–3,334 Ma, Kromberg Formation, Barberton, South Africa

15. ~3,350 Ma, Euro Basalt, East Pilbara, Western Australia

16. ~3,250 Ma, Fig Tree Group, Barberton, South Africa

17. ~3,240 Ma, Kangaroo Caves Formation, East Pilbara, Western Australia

18. ~3,200 Ma, Moodies Group, Barberton, South Africa

19. ~3,200 Ma, Dixon Island Formation, Cleaverville Greenstone Belt, West Pilbara, Western Australia

20. ~3,000 Ma, Cleaverville Formation, Cleaverville Greenstone Belt, West Pilbara, Western Australia

21. ~3,000 Ma, Farrel Quartzite, East Pilbara, Western Australia

22. THE IMPOSTERS: Younger Biological Contaminants and Non-Biological Artefacts

23. Erratum to

Keywords: Earth Sciences, Biogeosciences, Astrobiology, Paleontology, Biochemistry, general, Geochemistry

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2009
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Topics in Geobiology
Page amount
284 pages
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781402093890

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