Surviving 1,000 Centuries

Can we do it?

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ISBN: 978-0-387-74633-3 (Print) 978-0-387-74635-7 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-11

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 13-52

    A Brief History of the Earth

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    Chapter

    Pages 53-91

    Cosmic Menaces

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    Chapter

    Pages 93-151

    Terrestrial Hazards

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    Chapter

    Pages 153-185

    The Changing Climate

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    Chapter

    Pages 187-211

    Climate Futures

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    Chapter

    Pages 213-252

    The Future of Survivability: Energy and Inorganic Resources

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    Chapter

    Pages 253-279

    The Future of Survivability: Water and Organic Resources

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    Chapter

    Pages 281-314

    Leaving Earth: From Dreams to Reality?

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    Chapter

    Pages 315-365

    Managing the Planet’s Future: The Crucial Role of Space

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    Pages 367-402

    Managing the Planet’s Future: Setting-Up the Structures

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    Pages 403-413

    Conclusion

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 415-422