Habitability and Cosmic Catastrophes

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ISBN: 978-3-540-76944-6 (Print) 978-3-540-76945-3 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XIV

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-28

    Habitable zones

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    Chapter

    Pages 29-54

    Properties and Environments of Life

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    Chapter

    Pages 55-79

    Stars and Galaxies

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    Chapter

    Pages 81-122

    Planetary Systems

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    Chapter

    Pages 123-156

    Catastrophes in Our Solar System?

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    Chapter

    Pages 157-168

    Catastrophes in Extrasolar Planetary Systems?

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    Chapter

    Pages 169-185

    The Solar Neighborhood

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    Chapter

    Pages 187-208

    The Search for Extraterrestrial Life

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    Chapter

    Pages 209-225

    Appendix

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 227-248