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Smith, Ian W. M. - Astrochemistry and Astrobiology, ebook

Astrochemistry and Astrobiology

Smith, Ian W. M.


Table of contents
1. Aspects of Physical Chemistry
Ian W. M. Smith
2. The Molecular Universe
Maryvonne Gerin
3. Chemical Processes in the Interstellar Medium
Michael J. Pilling
4. Astrochemistry: Synthesis and Modelling

Chela-Flores, Julian - The Science of Astrobiology, ebook

The Science of Astrobiology

Chela-Flores, Julian


When astrobiology meets philosophy
Julian Chela-Flores
15. Why we may be unable to read the complete Book of Life
Julian Chela-Flores
16. An intelligible universe with the science of astrobiology
Julian Chela-Flores

Vakoch, Douglas A. - Astrobiology, History, and Society, ebook

Astrobiology, History, and Society

Vakoch, Douglas A.


Table of contents
Part I. The Early Extraterrestrial Life Debate
1. The Extraterrestrial Life Debate from Antiquity to 1900
Michael J. Crowe, Matthew F. Dowd
2. Early Modern ET, Reflexive Telescopics, and Their Relevance Today

Horneck, Gerda - Complete Course in Astrobiology, ebook

Complete Course in Astrobiology

Horneck, Gerda


Aimed at graduate students in physics, astronomy and biology and their lecturers, the text begins with a general introduction to astrobiology, followed by sections on basic prebiotic chemistry, extremophiles, and habitability in our solar system and beyond. A discussion

Becker, Luann - Astrobiology: Future Perspectives, ebook

Astrobiology: Future Perspectives

Becker, Luann


Table of contents
1. The Synthesis of the Elements and the Formation of Stars
Marco Spaans
2. Organic Molecules in the Interstellar Medium
T J Millar
3. Chemistry of Protoplanetary Disks
A.J. Markwickan, S.B. Charnley
4. Planet Formation
G. Wuchterl
5. From Elemental Carbon to Complex Macromolecular

Seckbach, Joseph - From Fossils to Astrobiology, ebook

From Fossils to Astrobiology

Seckbach, Joseph


Table of contents
1. Nanosims Opens a New Window for Deciphering Organic Matter in Terrestrial and Extraterrestrial Samples
Dorothy Z. Oehler, François Robert, Smail Mostefaoui, Anders Meibom, Madeleine Selo, David S. Mckay, Everett K. Gibson

Noffke, Nora - Geobiology, ebook


Noffke, Nora


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Nora Noffke
2. Concepts
Nora Noffke
3. Classification
Nora Noffke
4. Application
Nora Noffke

Hanslmeier, Arnold - Life on Earth and other Planetary Bodies, ebook

Life on Earth and other Planetary Bodies

Hanslmeier, Arnold


Table of contents
1. Pathways to Life on Earth and Other Planetary Bodies
Joseph Seckbach
2. Introduction
Giora Shaviv
3. Halophiles, Continental Evaporites and the Search for Biosignatures in Environmental Analogues for Mars
Roberto Barbieri, Nunzia Stivaletta
4. Vesicular Basalts as a Niche for Microbial

Schulze-Makuch, Dirk - Alien Encounter, ebook

Alien Encounter

Schulze-Makuch, Dirk


Table of contents
Part I. The Novel
1. Alien Encounter
Dirk Schulze-Makuch
Part II. The Science Behind the Fiction
2. Astrobiology—a melting pot of open scientific questions
Dirk Schulze-Makuch