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Life in the universe.

Michael W. Ovenden

Life in the universe.

by Michael W. Ovenden

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Published by Heinemann in [s.l.] .
Written in English


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Get this from a library! Life in the universe. [Jeffrey O Bennett; G Seth Shostak] -- Introduces concepts drawn from astronomy, biology, and geology to explain natural phenomena and to explore profound scientific questions about astrobiology. --From publisher description.   The universe is, in fact, thought to have emerged from a sphere of gas smaller than a pea. To call the beginning of the universe the "Big Bang" (science shorthand for Author: Guardian Staff.

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Even in countries where the majority profess disbelief in a personal God, however, quite a few accept the idea that some unknown force caused the material universe to come into being.