A New Frontier
The Past, Present, and Future of the Search for Extraterrestrial Life
We are on the brink of a new age of exploration, and this title is sure to pique the interest of anyone interested in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines. Readers learn about the nascent world of planet hunting and the pursuit of life beyond Earth. They also explore current attempts to find extraterrestrial life on Mars and the moons of Jupiter and Saturn. The future of planet hunting with projects such as ExoMars and Mars One are also discussed. The next generation of explorers will be scientists, and this book is perfect for them to get started.