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geobiology

(jē″ō-bī-ŏl′ō-jē) [Gr. geo, earth, + bios, life, + logos, word, reason]
The study of terrestrial life.
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These finely laminated mudstones are very similar to those we see on Earth," says Woody Fischer, professor of geobiology at Caltech and coauthor of the paper.
This article was written with input from Paul Hayne, research scientist at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and Jeff Marlow, graduate student in Geobiology at Caltech's Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences.
B) Key Laboratory of Geobiology and Environmental Geology, the Ministry of Education, China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, Hubei, 430074, China.
Each chapter concentrates on a specific field of study: petrology and volcanology; tectonics, geobiology, and paleoclimatology, and ends with an overview of geoinformatics: a look at the advances in computer modeling and an approach to a synergistic way of looking at processes that govern our planet and its atmosphere as a system.
The study that was done by Yin Hongfu and Song Haijun from State Key Laboratory of Geobiology and Environmental Geology, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), show that Pangea integration resulted in environmental deterioration which further caused that extinction.
It was the neon green socks on national TV that first got our attention, but we'd swear the real reason is the school's petrological and volcanological research that expands into the realms of geochemistry and geobiology.
3) Centre for Geobiology, University of Bergen, Allegaten 41, 5020 Bergen, Norway, and Uni Research AS, P.
In Geobiology in July, Pappalardo, JPL's Damhnait Gleeson and colleagues identified a community of microbes living at the deposits, suggesting that the smears are the result of sulfur-oxidizing metabolism by the microbes.
She is working toward a bachelor's degree from the University of Washington, with a major in geobiology and a minor in biocultural anthropology.
2005, The potential significance of microbial Fe(III) reduction during deposition of Precambrian banded iron formations: Geobiology, v.
Ehrlich (emeritus biology, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) and Newman (biology and geobiology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology) introduce the role that microbes play at present on Earth in a number of fundamental geological processes, and have played in the past since the beginning of life.
4) Program in Geobiology and Low Temperature Geochemistry U.