Given the common curiosity in no matter if extraterrestrial lifestyles has constructed or may ultimately boost, it is crucial that an exam of planetary habitability transcend easy assumptions. This booklet has resulted from a workshop on the foreign area technological know-how Institute (ISSI) which introduced jointly specialists to debate the multi-faceted challenge of ways the habitability of a planet co-evolves with the geology of the skin and inside, the ambience, and the magnetosphere.
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