Astrobiology, Sustainability and Ethical Perspectives

Article, Other literature type OPEN
Jacques Arnould;
(2009)
  • Publisher: Molecular Diversity Preservation International
  • Journal: Sustainability, volume 1, issue 4 12, pages 1-8 (issn: 2071-1050)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/su1041323
  • Subject: TD194-195 | Renewable energy sources | astrobiology; sustainability; precautionary principle; cultural theory | cultural theory | sustainability | precautionary principle | TJ807-830 | astrobiology | GE1-350 | Environmental sciences | Environmental effects of industries and plants
    • jel: jel:Q2 | jel:Q3 | jel:Q0 | jel:Q | jel:Q5 | jel:Q56 | jel:O13

Astrobiology, a new field of research associating the prospects and constraints of prebiotic chemistry, mineralogy, geochemistry, astrophysics, theoretical physics, microbial ecology, etc., is assessed in terms of sustainability through the scientific and social functio... View more
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