Lectures in Astrobiology

Volume II

ISBN: 978-3-540-33692-1 (Print) 978-3-540-33693-8 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXII

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    Pages 1-43

    Stellar Nucleosynthesis

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    Pages 45-74

    Formation of the Solar System: a Chronology Based on Meteorites

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    Pages 75-102

    The Formation of Crust and Mantle of the Rocky Planets and the Mineral Environment of the Origin of Life

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    Pages 103-122

    Water and Climates on Mars

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    Pages 123-155

    Planetary Atmospheres: From Solar System Planets to Exoplanets

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    Pages 157-198

    What About Exoplanets?

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    Pages 199-219

    Habitability: the Point of View of an Astronomer

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    Pages 221-237

    Habitability: the Point of View of a Biologist

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    Pages 239-280

    Impact Events and the Evolution of the Earth

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    Pages 281-304

    Towards a Global Earth Regulation

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    Pages 305-317

    The Last Common Ancestor of Modern Cells

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    Pages 319-345

    An Extreme Environment on Earth: Deep-Sea Hydrothermal Vents. Lessons for Exploration of Mars and Europa

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    Pages 347-428

    Comets, Titan and Mars: Astrobiology and Space Projects

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    Pages 429-489

    Quantum Astrochemistry: Numerical Simulation as an Alternative to Experiments

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    Pages 491-546

    Artificial Life or Digital Dissection

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 547-669