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The Resource First contact : scientific breakthroughs in the hunt for life beyond Earth, Marc Kaufman

First contact : scientific breakthroughs in the hunt for life beyond Earth, Marc Kaufman

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First contact : scientific breakthroughs in the hunt for life beyond Earth
Title
First contact
Title remainder
scientific breakthroughs in the hunt for life beyond Earth
Statement of responsibility
Marc Kaufman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kaufman details the incredible true story of science's search for the beginnings of life on Earth and the probability that it exists elsewhere in the universe
Summary
Kaufman details the incredible true story of science's search for the beginnings of life on Earth and the probability that it exists elsewhere in the universe
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394991
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kaufman, Marc
Dewey number
576.8/39
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QB54
LC item number
.K38 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Life on other planets
  • Habitable planets
  • Habitable planets
  • Life on other planets
  • Außerirdisches Leben
  • Extrasolarer Planet
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
scientific breakthroughs in the hunt for life beyond Earth
Label
First contact : scientific breakthroughs in the hunt for life beyond Earth, Marc Kaufman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-206) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The biggest discovery of them all -- Really extreme life -- What makes something alive? -- The spark of life -- On the trail of life on Mars -- Three eurekas on hold -- Planet-hunting -- Life and the laws of physics -- Far-flung intelligent worlds -- The day after first contact
Control code
ocn646112896
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
vii, 213 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781439109014
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010044630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)646112896
Label
First contact : scientific breakthroughs in the hunt for life beyond Earth, Marc Kaufman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-206) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The biggest discovery of them all -- Really extreme life -- What makes something alive? -- The spark of life -- On the trail of life on Mars -- Three eurekas on hold -- Planet-hunting -- Life and the laws of physics -- Far-flung intelligent worlds -- The day after first contact
Control code
ocn646112896
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
vii, 213 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781439109014
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010044630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)646112896

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