Life in the Universe: A Beginner’s Guide to Astrobiology by Lewis Dartnell
A great little guide to one of the most fascinating and controversial fields in astro-sciences today. Covers the history of life on Earth, the physical and environmental characters of the solar system’s planets, and a look at how life on Earth might have been influenced by our place in the Milky Way galaxy. Then goes on to discuss the possibilities for life in the universe. Fascinating!