Cosmic Biology

How Life Could Evolve on Other Worlds

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-1646-4 (Print) 978-1-4419-1647-1 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-14

    Rare Earths and Life Unseen

  3. Chapter

    Pages 15-44

    Life, Chemistry, Action!

  4. Chapter

    Pages 45-67

    Life’s Fundamentals

  5. Chapter

    Pages 69-104

    Fire and Water

  6. Chapter

    Pages 105-135

    Frozen Desert

  7. Chapter

    Pages 137-152

    Hell Fire and Brimstone

  8. Chapter

    Pages 153-172

    Suspended Animation

  9. Chapter

    Pages 173-200

    Deep and Dark

  10. Chapter

    Pages 201-223

    Fire and Ice

  11. Chapter

    Pages 225-251

    Petrolakes

  12. Chapter

    Pages 253-271

    Exotic Cocktails

  13. Chapter

    Pages 273-294

    Biocomplexity in the Cosmos

  14. Chapter

    Pages 295-309

    Anticipating the Future

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 311-337