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Synonyms for astrobiology

the branch of biology concerned with the effects of outer space on living organisms and the search for extraterrestrial life

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Bioastronomy 2007; Moleculars, Microbes, and Extraterrestrial Life Workshop (2007: San Juan, Puerto Rico) Ed.
He will be in Australia to speak at the Bioastronomy Conference, the most prestigious event of the year in the field of life sciences and education.
In July, at the 5th International Conference on Bioastronomy in Capri, Italy, Tarter reported on the most recently completed phase of Project Phoenix.
This collection of provocative reports, derived from presentations made at the "8th International Conference on Bioastronomy," demonstrates the scope of exciting research topics being explored in the field of bioastronomy today, including factors affecting the habitability of extrasolar, Earth-like planets.
In July 1996, at the fifth international bioastronomy conference in Capri, Italy, he confessed: "Maybe I was a little bit too optimistic.