exobiology

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Synonyms for exobiology

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

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The chapters cover biological research in space, exobiological research, biomedical research in spaceflights, extravehicular activity, and medical support for the International Space Station and for interplanetary human spaceflights.
Emboldened by a half-century of scientific writing on the possibility of exobiological life forms,(230) and by an age-old literature, both fictional and philosophical, on the "plurality of worlds,"(231) space law populated the scientific object of outer space with legal, albeit extraterrestrial, subjects.
Neva Ciftcioglu is Nanobac's Director of Science and is on loan to NASA under a Space Act Agreement to work on Nanobacteria and exobiological research at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.