The Biological Universe: The Twentieth Century Extraterrestrial Life Debate and the Limits of Science
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The Biological Universe: The Twentieth Century Extraterrestrial Life Debate and the Limits of Science

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Throughout the twentieth century, from the furor over Percival Lowell's claim of canals on Mars to the sophisticated Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence, otherworldly life has often intrigued and occasionally consumed science and the public. The Biological Universe provides a rich and colorful history of the attempts during the twentieth century to answer questions su...more
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Published February 26th 2004 by Cambridge University Press (first published June 13th 1996)
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