Rare Earth: Why Complex Life is Uncommon in the Universe

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Rare Earth: Why Complex Life Is Uncommon in the Universe - Ward, Peter D, Professor, and Brownlee, Donald

A distinguished paleontologist and a noted astronomer team up to provide a fascinating synthesis of what's now known about the rise of life on Earth and how it sheds light on possibilities for organic life forms elsewhere in the universe. Illustrations.

Rare Earth: Why Complex Life Is Uncommon in the Universe 2003, Copernicus Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780387952895

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Rare Earth: Why Complex Life Is Uncommon in the Universe 2000, Springer, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780387987019

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