Five Billion Years of Solitude
The Search for Life among the Stars
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Penguin Publishing Group|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $27.95|
| Book Description: |
'Most times when I gazed up at the night sky, I would wonder what those planets might look like. Would they be like Earth? Would they have oceans and mountains, coral reefs and grasslands? Would they have cities and farms, computers and radios, telescopes and starships? Would creatures there live and die as we did? Would they be lonely?'
For 4.6 billion years our living planet has been alone in a vast and silent universe. But soon, Earth's isolation could come to an end. Over...