Our planet may be insignificant on a cosmic scale, but the evolution of intelligent life here makes it unusual, it is likely to be unique in our galaxy. Yet we may be on the verge of destroying int, of destroying ourselves - over the next century the future of life in the cosmos could be either jeopardised - of safeguarded for perpetuity....
By Martin Rees
Paperback: 240 pages
Publisher: Gardners Books (August 31, 2004)
Product Dimensions: 5.1 x 0.6 x 7.8 inches
Amazon Rank: 647508
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
Although the topic is daunting I was drawn to read more after the first few pages. Prof. Rees addresses each challenge with expertise, yet provides the encompassing breadth of the challenges as well. There are many books that focus on a single majo