PHY 580 - ASTROBIOLOGY FOR
Assignments for WEEK 7
- Explain how living organisms have
adapted to life in extreme environments.
- Investigate the diversity of organic
life in extreme environments.
- Identify the processes by which
organisms interact with their environments.
- List the types and species of
organisms according to which extreme environments they
- Read Chapter # 12 (pgs. 192 to 207)
and Chapter # 13 (pgs. 208 to 227) of Jakosky
- Assignment #10: By examining the
amount of different isotopes in an object it is possible
to estimate its age and whether or not biological
activity is taking place. Describe in detail how the
amounts of isotopes are used to make these
Study & Discussion
Then, answer the study questions for
12 and Chapter
13 as assigned by your