The Privileged Planet
How Our Place in the Cosmos Is Designed for DiscoveryBook - 2004
Earth. The Final Frontier
Contrary to popular belief, Earth is not an insignificant blip on the universe's radar. Our world proves anything but average in Guillermo Gonzalez and Jay W. Richards' The Privileged Planet: How Our Place in the Cosmos Is Designed for Discovery .
But what exactly does Earth bring to the table? How does it prove its worth among numerous planets and constellations in the vastness of the Milky Way? In The Privileged Planet , you'll learn about the world's:
water and its miraculous makeup
protection by the planetary giants
And how our planet came into existence in the first place.
Publisher: Washington, DC : Regnery Pub. ; Lanham, MD : National Book Network [distributor], c2004
Branch Call Number: 523 .2 GON
Characteristics: xv, 444 p.,  p. of plates :,ill. (some col.) ;,24 cm