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Space Science Reviews

, Volume 74, Issue 1–2, pp 163–169 | Cite as

How to evidence Primitive Life on an exo-Planet? — The DARWIN project

  • A. Léger
  • J. -J. Puget
  • J. M. Mariotti
  • D. Rouan
  • J. Schneider
Article

Abstract

We report the concept of an IR observatory, with interferometric rejection, to search for Primitive Life on an extra-Solar Planet which has been proposed to the European Space Agency.

Key words

Bioastronomy 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Léger
    • 1
  • J. -J. Puget
    • 1
  • J. M. Mariotti
    • 2
  • D. Rouan
    • 2
  • J. Schneider
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut d'Astrophysique SpatialeUniversité Paris XIOrsay CedexFrance
  2. 2.Observatoire de ParisMeudonFrance

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