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Main Title The limits of organic life in planetary systems /
CORP Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on the Limits of Organic Life in Planetary Systems.
Publisher National Academies Press,
Year Published 2007
OCLC Number 156998189
ISBN 030910484X; 9780309104845
Subjects Life on other planets ; Space environment
Internet Access
Description Access URL
National Academies Press http://www.nap.edu/books/030910484X/html/
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  QB54.C648 2007 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 12/19/2017
Collation xv, 100 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes Introduction -- A sketch of the chemistry behind known carbon-based life on Earth -- Pushing the boundaries of life -- Alternatives to terran biochemistry in water -- Origin of life -- Why water? Toward more exotic habitats -- Life detection and biomarkers -- Conclusions and recommendations.
Place Published Washington, D.C.
Corporate Au Added Ent National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on the Origins and Evolution of Life.; National Research Council (U.S.). Space Studies Board.; National Research Council (U.S.). Board on Life Sciences.; National Research Council (U.S.); National Academies (U.S.)
PUB Date Free Form ©2007
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
Content text
Carrier volume
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2007280003
OCLC Time Stamp 20171215063837
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 02388cam 2200445Ia 45010