"Origins and Extinctions" by Donald E. Osterbrock

Origins and Extinctions Essays Donald E. Osterbrock, Peter H. Raven, Alan H. Guth, Lynn Margulis, David M. Raup, George W. Wetherill

Format:
Paperback
Publication date:
10 Jun 1905
ISBN:
9780300054712
Dimensions:
136 pages: 229 x 152 x 8mm
Illustrations:
black & white illustrations

What is the origin of the universe? How did life appear on Earth and why was much of that life destroyed at various times in Earth's history? In this book four noted scientists-physicist Alan H. Guth, astronomer George Wetherill, biologist Lynn Margulis, and paeleobiologist David Raup- propose answers to these questions, discussing the newest developments in some exciting areas of current research.