Astrophysics of Life
- Publication date:February 2005
- Dimensions: 247 x 174 mm
- Weight: 0.435kg
- In stock
This volume, based on a meeting held at the Space Telescope Science Institute, lays the astrophysical groundwork for locating habitable places in the Universe. Written by leading scientists in the field, it covers a range of topics relevant to the search for life in the universe, including extrasolar planet searches and properties; the history of the solar system; star and planet formation; the habitability of planets and search strategies.