Literally meaning: “biology of the stars"
Origin: Anc Greek
+ βίος/vios(=life) +(-λογία)/-logia(=logy, suffix meaning “study of”, “speech”, “discourse”) > λέω/leo (=speak).
in the 1950s, by scientists at
Cambridge University in in the landmark report “Planets and Life: The Emerging Science of Astrobiology” England
Astrobiology is the study of all aspects of life and intelligence in universe (including earth) that encompass areas of biology, astronomy, and geology.