Skip to main content

Signs of Life: A Report Based on the April 2000 Workshop on Life Detection Techniques

View Cover

Signs of Life

A Report Based on the April 2000 Workshop on Life Detection Techniques (2002)
Purchase Options
Purchase Options MyNAP members save 10% online. Login or Register
Overview

Contributors

Description

A workshop to assess the science and technology of life detection techniques was organized by the Committee on the Origins and Evolution of Life (COEL) of the Board on Life Sciences (BLS) and the Space Studies Board (SSB). Topics discussed in the workshop included the search for extraterrestrial life in situ and in the laboratory, extant life and the signature of extinct life, and determination of the point of origin (terrestrial or not) of detected organisms.

Topics

Suggested Citation

National Research Council. 2002. Signs of Life: A Report Based on the April 2000 Workshop on Life Detection Techniques. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/10265.

Import this citation to:

Publication Info

226 pages | 8.5 x 11
ISBNs:
  • Paperback: 978-0-309-08306-5
  • Ebook: 978-0-309-17012-3
DOI: https://doi.org/10.17226/10265
Contents
Resources
Rights

Copyright Information

The National Academies Press and the Transportation Research Board have partnered with Copyright Clearance Center to offer a variety of options for reusing our content. You may request permission to:

  • Republish or display in another publication, presentation, or other media
  • Use in print or electronic course materials and dissertations
  • Share electronically via secure intranet or extranet
  • And more

For most Academic and Educational uses no royalties will be charged although you are required to obtain a license and comply with the license terms and conditions.

Click here to obtain permission for Signs of Life: A Report Based on the April 2000 Workshop on Life Detection Techniques.

Translation and Other Rights

For information on how to request permission to translate our work and for any other rights related query please click here.

Copyright.com Customer Service

For questions about using the Copyright.com service, please contact:

Copyright Clearance Center
22 Rosewood Drive
Danvers, MA 01923
Tel (toll free): 855/239-3415 (select option 1)
E-mail: info@copyright.com
Web: https://www.copyright.com
Stats

Loading stats for Signs of Life: A Report Based on the April 2000 Workshop on Life Detection Techniques...