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              Books by Athena Coustenis

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              Life beyond Earth: The Search for Habitable Worlds in the Universe
               

              Life beyond Earth: The Search for Habitable Worlds in the Universe (Hardback)

              By Coustenis, Athena; Encrenaz, Therese

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              An engaging account of our quest for habitable environments, recounting fascinating recent discoveries and providing insight into future space missions.

              ISBN 9781107026179
              Released NZ 12 Sep 2013
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Titan: Exploring An Earthlike World (2nd Edition)
               

              Titan: Exploring An Earthlike World (2nd Edition) (Hardback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Coustenis, Athena; Taylor, Fredric W.

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              Because of its resemblance to our own planet, Titan is often described as a frozen primitive Earth and is therefore of interest to scientists and laypersons from a range of backgrounds. This book presents comprehensive description of Titan, the satellite of planet Saturn.

              ISBN 9789812705013
              Released NZ 1 May 2008
              Publisher World Scientific Publishing Co
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Series on Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics
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              Satellites of the Outer Solar System: Exchange Processes Involving the Interiors
                

              Satellites of the Outer Solar System: Exchange Processes Involving the Interiors (Hardback)

              Edited by Grasset, O.; Blanc, M.; Coustenis, Athena; By Durham, William; Edited by Hussmann, H.

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              Recent space missions to the outer solar system, Galileo (1996-2003) and Cassini-Huygens (2004-today), together with ground observations, have revealed that the moons of the outer solar system are enigmatic objects, introducing extraordinary challenges for geologists, astrobiolog...ists, organic chemists, and planetologists.
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              ISBN 9781441974389
              Released NZ 10 Dec 2010
              Publisher Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Space Sciences Series of ISSI
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              Satellites of the Outer Solar System: Exchange Processes Involving the Interiors
                

              Satellites of the Outer Solar System: Exchange Processes Involving the Interiors (Paperback, 2010 ed.)

              Edited by Grasset, O.; Blanc, M.; Coustenis, Athena; Durham, William; Hussmann, H.

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              This book offers an up-to-date view of what we know and understand of the moons of outer planets. It examines their complexity, their internal differentiation, their geological and/or atmospheric activity, their still poorly known history and evolution.

              ISBN 9781461427803
              Released NZ 28 Jan 2013
              Publisher Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Space Sciences Series of ISSI
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              Titan: The Earth-like Moon
               

              Titan: The Earth-like Moon (Hardback)

              By Coustenis, Athena; Taylor, Fred

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              This volume explores one of the most mysterious bodies of the Solar System. The largest satellite of the giant planet Saturn, Titan is unique in being the only known moon with a thick atmosphere. In addition its atmosphere bears a close resemblance to the Earth's, albeit much col...der.
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              ISBN 9789810239213
              Released NZ 12 Feb 1999
              Publisher World Scientific Publishing Co
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Series on Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics
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