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The Resource Life on earth---and beyond : an astrobiologist's quest, Pamela S. Turner

Life on earth---and beyond : an astrobiologist's quest, Pamela S. Turner

Label
Life on earth---and beyond : an astrobiologist's quest
Title
Life on earth---and beyond
Title remainder
an astrobiologist's quest
Statement of responsibility
Pamela S. Turner
Title variation
Life on earth & beyond
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses how astrobiologists scientifically study extreme environments hoping that their experiments will help solve the mystery concerning life existing beyond Earth
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turner, Pamela S
Dewey number
571.0919
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QH327
LC item number
.T87 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.2
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Exobiology
  • Space biology
  • Life on other planets
  • McKay, Christopher P.
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Life on earth---and beyond : an astrobiologist's quest, Pamela S. Turner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Illustrations on end papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [103]-104) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : are we alone? -- Between a rock and a cold place : the Dry Valleys, Antarctica -- Evolution of a scientist : the Mars underground -- Is life liquid? Atacama Desert, Chile -- Rip Van Microbe : Siberia, Northern Russia -- Mother of all deserts : the Sahara, Northern Africa -- Life under ice : Lake Hoare, Antarctica -- Conclusion : a rose for the Red Planet
Control code
ocm78893158
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
109 pages
Isbn
9781580891332
Lccn
2007001475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
571.0919 T856 ; L ; XX-JN ; C-LS ; C0803BT7 ; S0809BT3 ; NX0811B1 ; Done10/08.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 78893158
  • (Sirsi) 78893158
  • (OCoLC)78893158
Label
Life on earth---and beyond : an astrobiologist's quest, Pamela S. Turner
Publication
Copyright
Note
Illustrations on end papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [103]-104) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : are we alone? -- Between a rock and a cold place : the Dry Valleys, Antarctica -- Evolution of a scientist : the Mars underground -- Is life liquid? Atacama Desert, Chile -- Rip Van Microbe : Siberia, Northern Russia -- Mother of all deserts : the Sahara, Northern Africa -- Life under ice : Lake Hoare, Antarctica -- Conclusion : a rose for the Red Planet
Control code
ocm78893158
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
109 pages
Isbn
9781580891332
Lccn
2007001475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
571.0919 T856 ; L ; XX-JN ; C-LS ; C0803BT7 ; S0809BT3 ; NX0811B1 ; Done10/08.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 78893158
  • (Sirsi) 78893158
  • (OCoLC)78893158

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