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Earliest life on Earth : habitats, environments and methods of detection

Author: Suzanne D Golding; Miryam Glikson
Publisher: Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2010.
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This volume integrates the latest findings on earliest life forms, identified and characterised in some of the oldest rocks on Earth. New material from prominent researchers in the field is presented and evaluated in the context of previous work. Emphasis is placed on the integration of analytical methods with observational techniques and experimental simulations. The opening section focuses on submarine hot springs  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Earliest life on Earth.
Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2010
(OCoLC)503649605
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Suzanne D Golding; Miryam Glikson
ISBN: 9789048187942 904818794X
OCLC Number: 676698588
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 311 pages)
Contents: Earliest Life on Earth:Habitats, Environmentsand Methods of Detection; Preface; Contents; Contributors; Dedication to John F. Lindsay; Introduction; Earliest Seafloor Hydrothermal Systems on Earth: Comparison with Modern Analogues; Archaean Hydrothermal Systems in the Barberton Greenstone Belt and Their Significance as a Habitat for Early Life; Birth of Biomolecules from the Warm Wet Sheets of Clays Near Spreading Centers; Towards a Null Hypothesis for Stromatolites; Trace Element Geochemistry as a Tool for Interpreting Microbialites.
Responsibility: edited by Suzanne D. Golding, Miryam Glikson.

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This volume integrates the latest findings on earliest life forms, identified and characterized in some of the oldest rocks on Earth. It places emphasis on the integration of analytical methods with  Read more...

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