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Author Kwok, S. (Sun)
Title Stardust : the cosmic seeds of life / Sun Kwok
Imprint Heidelberg ; New York : Springer, ©2013
book jacket
 Astronomy Library  QH326 .K86 2013    AVAILABLE    30370100032714
Descript xxii, 267 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Astronomers' universe
Astronomers' universe
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-257) and index
Where Do We Come From? -- Rocks and Dust in the Planetary Neighborhood -- Impacts from Beyond -- Descendants of Stars -- Glowing in the Dark -- Stardust in Our Eyes -- The Oldest and Brightest -- Neon Signs in the Sky -- Stars as Molecular Factories -- Smoke from Stellar Chimneys -- Gems from Heaven -- Diamonds in the Sky -- A Mysterious Red Glow -- A Celestial Origin for Oil? -- Organics in Our Solar System -- Stardust in Our Hands -- Bacteria in Space? -- Comets: Messengers from the Past -- Where Do Oceans Come from? -- Playing God with Primordial Soup -- Stardust and Origin of Life -- Our Place in the Universe
Subject Exobiology
Life -- Origin
Astrophysics. fast (OCoLC)fst00819797
Exobiology. fast (OCoLC)fst00918219
Life -- Origin. fast (OCoLC)fst00998169
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