The Privileged Planet

The Privileged Planet

How Our Place in the Cosmos Is Designed for Discovery

Book - 2004
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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:

life-sustaining capabilities
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
ISBN: 9780895260659
0895260654
Branch Call Number: 523 .2 GON
Characteristics: xv, 444 p., [16] p. of plates :,ill. (some col.) ;,24 cm
Additional Contributors: Richards, Jay Wesley 1967-

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Jul 29, 2014

This book tries to explain in general language how the planet earth is so unique in many different ways, from our distance from the sun, our moon, the tilted axis, to name a few, It is truly not by chance, but by intelligent design, Still reading this book.

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