Life as We Do Not Know It
The NASA Search for (and Synthesis Of) Alien LifeBook - 2005
From the author of Rare Earth and Gorgon comes this revealing look at the latest NASA research regarding alien life. A principal investigator for the NASA Astrobiology Institute - which examines the possibility of life on other planets and, more controversially, the possibility of creating non-DNA life in the lab - Peter Ward presents the latest data on the range of life that is scientifically possible in Earth and beyond. Authoritative and eye-opening, this is sure to provoke wonder and heated debate among professionals and lay readers alike.
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2005
Branch Call Number: 576.839 WAR
Characteristics: xxvii, 292 p. : ill. ; 24 cm