The Habitable Zone and Extreme Planetary Orbits
Kane, Stephen R.
Gelino, Dawn M.
- Publisher: Mary Ann Liebert
Astrophysics - Earth and Planetary Astrophysics
arxiv: Astrophysics::Earth and Planetary Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Solar and Stellar Astrophysics
The habitable zone for a given star describes the range of circumstellar distances from the star within which a planet could have liquid water on its surface, which depends upon the stellar properties. Here we describe the development of the habitable zone concept, its ...