Life as We Do Not Know It: The NASA Search for (and Synthesis of) Alien Life
|Publisher:||Penguin Publishing Group|
|BISAC/Subject:||SCI015000, SCI005000, TEC041000|
|ISBN:||9781440628566, Related ISBNs: 0143038494, 0670034584, 1440628564, 9780143038498, 9780670034581|
|Number of pages:||320,|
For the past twenty years, Peter Ward has been at the forefront of popular science writing, with books such as the influential and controversial Rare Earth. In Life as We Do Not Know It, Ward, with his signature blend of eloquence, humor, and learned insight, vividly details the latest scientific findings, cutting-edge research, and intrepid new theories on the subject of alien life and the possible extraterrestrial origins of life on Earth. In lucid, entertaining, and bold prose, Peter Ward once again challenges our notions of life on earth (and beyond).
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