The Origins of Life and the UniverseeBook - 2003
The Origins of Life and the Universe is the culmination of a university science professor's search for understanding and is based on his experiences teaching the fundamental issues of physics, chemistry, and biology in the classroom. What is life? Where did it come from? How can understanding the origins of life on Earth help us understand the origins of the universe, and vice versa? These are questions that have occupied us all. This is a book, then, about the beginning of things -- of the universe, matter, stars, and planetary systems, and finally, of life itself -- topics of.
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2003.
Characteristics: data file 1 online resource (xii, 217 pages) : illustrations