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Light of the stars : alien worlds and the fate of the Earth / Adam Frank.

Frank, Adam, 1962- (author.).
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  • ISBN: 9780393609011
  • ISBN: 0393609014
  • Physical Description: vii, 262 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-250) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: The project and the planet -- The alien equation -- What the robot ambassadors say -- The masks of Earth -- Worlds beyond measure -- The final factor -- The awakened worlds.
Summary, etc.:
The astrophysicist and NPR commentator traces beliefs about alien intelligence from the ancient Greeks to the theories of today's leading minds, drawing on the latest research to consider how other worlds may have addressed civilization-driven climate change.
Subject: Cosmology > Popular works.
Earth (Planet) > Popular works.
Human ecology > Popular works.
Exobiology > Popular works.
SCIENCE / Astronomy.
Earth (Planet)

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