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  • n. A chemist or astronomer whose speciality is astrochemistry

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  • Ehrenfreund, an astrochemist, is an expert in polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, which are known on Earth as a pollutant formed by burning fossil fuels but in astrobiology are important, much-studied players.

    First Contact

  • It is precisely in this long sequence of physical and chemical changes that the astrophysicist and the astrochemist can find the means of pushing home their attack.

    The New Heavens

  • Life Beyond Earth - Origin Of Life In The Universe www. youtube.com Carl Edward Sagan, Ph.D. (1934-1996) was an American astronomer, astrochemist, author, and highly successful popularizer of astronomy, astrophysics and other natural sciences.

    WN.com - Articles related to NASA's Earth Exchange Allows Scientists to Collaborate on Data Analysis

  • Ph.D. (1934-1996) was an American astronomer, astrochemist, author, and highly successful popularizer of astronomy, astrophysics and other natural sciences.

    WN.com - Articles related to NASA's Earth Exchange Allows Scientists to Collaborate on Data Analysis

  • Elsila, an astrochemist at Goddard who led the research.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Life on Earth may have been kickstarted thanks to carbon molecules and dust that drift through interstellar space, said Pascale Ehrenfreund, an astrochemist at George Washington University, Washington.

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  • Life on Earth may have been kickstarted thanks to carbon molecules and dust that drift through interstellar space, said Pascale Ehrenfreund, an astrochemist at George Washington University,

    The Times of India

  • He was an acclaimed astronomer and astrochemist; but beyond his contributions to science, what made Carl so unique was that he was able to explain issues of biology, chemistry and astronomy in terms that even a child could understand and in a manner that was comfortable and never condescending.

    Gear Diary

  • Friedemann Freund, a visiting astrochemist at the NASA Goddard centre, is working on a similar theory.

    Signs of the Times

  • "It tells us more about the inventory of organics in the early solar system," said Jamie Elsila, an astrochemist at Goddard who led the research.

    NYT > Home Page

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  • B.B.C. News: 'Detailed analysis has shown that the sample, known as MM40, has a chemical composition unlike any other fragment of fallen space rock.

    'This, say experts, raises questions about where it originated in the Solar System and how it was created.

    'It also means that astrochemists must expand their list of the combinations of materials in planetary crusts.

    'The detailed analysis of MM04 was led by Matthieu Gounelle from the Laboratory of Mineralogy and Cosmochemistry at the French Natural History Museum.'

    April 7, 2009