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Geoscience for understanding habitability in the solar system and beyond

Dehant, V and Debaille, V and Dobos, V and Gaillard, F and Gillmann, C and Goderis, S and Grenfell, JL and Höning, D and Javaux, E and Karatekin, O and Morbidelli, A and Noack, L and Rauer, H and Scherf, M and Spohn, T and Tackley, P and Wünnemann, K (2019) Geoscience for understanding habitability in the solar system and beyond. Space Science Reviews, 215 (42), pp. 1-48. Springer. DOI: 10.1007/s11214-019-0608-8 ISSN 0038-6308

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Abstract

This paper reviews habitability conditions for a terrestrial planet from the point of view of geosciences. It addresses how interactions between the interior of a planet or a moon and its atmosphere and surface (including hydrosphere and biosphere) can affect habitability of the celestial body. It does not consider in detail the role of the central star but focusses more on surface conditions capable of sustaining life. We deal with fundamental issues of planetary habitability, i.e. the environmental conditions capable of sustaining life, and the above-mentioned interactions can affect the habitability of the celestial body. We address some hotly debated questions including: – How do core and mantle affect the evolution and habitability of planets? – What are the consequences of mantle overturn on the evolution of the interior and atmosphere? – What is the role of the global carbon and water cycles? – What influence do comet and asteroid impacts exert on the evolution of the planet? – How does life interact with the evolution of the Earth’s geosphere and atmosphere? – How can knowledge of the solar system geophysics and habitability be applied to exoplanets? In addition, we address the identification of preserved life tracers in the context of the interaction of life with planetary evolution.

Item URL in elib:https://elib.dlr.de/127820/
Document Type:Article
Title:Geoscience for understanding habitability in the solar system and beyond
Authors:
AuthorsInstitution or Email of AuthorsAuthor's ORCID iD
Dehant, VRoyal Observatory of Belgium, 3 avenue Circulaire, B1180 Brussels, BelgiumUNSPECIFIED
Debaille, VUniversité Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, BelgiumUNSPECIFIED
Dobos, VGeoscience for understanding habitability in the solar system andUNSPECIFIED
Gaillard, FGeoscience for understanding habitability in the solar system andUNSPECIFIED
Gillmann, CUniversité Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, BelgiumUNSPECIFIED
Goderis, SVrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, BelgiumUNSPECIFIED
Grenfell, JLlee.grenfell (at) dlr.deUNSPECIFIED
Höning, DDennis.Hoening (at) dlr.deUNSPECIFIED
Javaux, EUniversité de Liège, 4000 Liège 1, BelgiqueUNSPECIFIED
Karatekin, ORoyal Observatory Belgium (ROB), Av Circulaire 3 – Ringlaan 3, BE 1180 Brussels, BelgiumUNSPECIFIED
Morbidelli, AUniversite de Nice Sophia Antipolis, FranceUNSPECIFIED
Noack, LDepartment of Earth Sciences / Institute of Geological Sciences, Free University BerlinUNSPECIFIED
Rauer, Hheike.rauer (at) dlr.deUNSPECIFIED
Scherf, MSpace Research Institute, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Graz, AustriaUNSPECIFIED
Spohn, Ttilman.spohn (at) dlr.deUNSPECIFIED
Tackley, PETH Zürich, SwitzerlandUNSPECIFIED
Wünnemann, KMuseum für NaturkundeUNSPECIFIED
Date:20 August 2019
Journal or Publication Title:Space Science Reviews
Refereed publication:Yes
Open Access:No
Gold Open Access:No
In SCOPUS:Yes
In ISI Web of Science:Yes
Volume:215
DOI :10.1007/s11214-019-0608-8
Page Range:pp. 1-48
Publisher:Springer
ISSN:0038-6308
Status:Published
Keywords:Geoscience, habitability
HGF - Research field:Aeronautics, Space and Transport
HGF - Program:Space
HGF - Program Themes:Space Science and Exploration
DLR - Research area:Raumfahrt
DLR - Program:R EW - Erforschung des Weltraums
DLR - Research theme (Project):R - Vorhaben Planetary Evolution and Life
Location: Berlin-Adlershof
Institutes and Institutions:Institute of Planetary Research > Extrasolar Planets and Atmospheres
Institute of Planetary Research > Planetary Physics
Institute of Planetary Research > Leitungsbereich PF
Deposited By: Grenfell, John Lee
Deposited On:02 Dec 2019 13:22
Last Modified:26 Mar 2020 14:23

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