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Searching for life across space and time : proceedings of a workshop / Joseph R. Schmitt, rapporteur ; Space Studies Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, a report of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, Medicine.

Rapporteur:
Schmitt, Joseph R. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Washington, DC : The National Academies Press, [2017]
  • ©2017
Description:
x, 121 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Summary note:
"The search for life is one of the most active fields in space science and involves a wide variety of scientific disciplines, including planetary science, astronomy and astrophysics, chemistry, biology, chemistry, and geoscience. In December 2016, the Space Studies Board hosted a workshop to explore the possibility of habitable environments in the solar system and in exoplanets, techniques for detecting life, and the instrumentation used. This publication summarizes the presentations and discussions from the workshop"--Publisher's description.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references.
Subject(s):
Life on other planetsCongresses [Browse]
Form/​Genre:
Conference papers and proceedings.
ISBN:
  • 9780309463942
  • 0309463947
OCLC:
1005229566
Issuing body:
Related name:
RCP:
C - S