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LIFE ON EARTH - AND BEYOND: AN ASTROBIOLOGIST'S QUEST

Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Turner
Author's First Name: 
Pamela S.
Publisher: 
Charlesbridge
Publication Date: 
2008

Part scientist, part detective, astrobiologist Chris McKay looks for organisms in extreme, even hostile, environments hoping to unlock the mystery of how life might survive on Mars and beyond.

THE MYSTERIOUS UNIVERSE: SUPERNOVAE, DARK ENERGY, AND BLACK HOLES

Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Jackson
Author's First Name: 
Ellen
Illustrator's First Name: 
Nic
Illustrator's Last Name: 
Bishop
Publisher: 
Houghton Mifflin
Publication Date: 
2008

Join astronomer, teacher, and researcher Alex Filippenko and the High-Z Supernova Search team as they investigate celestial anomalies. Striking NASA photographs amplify the clear, logically organized text in this latest entry in the Scientists in the Field series.

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