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The Resource Three steps to the universe : from the sun to black holes to the mystery of dark matter, David Garfinkle & Richard Garfinkle

Three steps to the universe : from the sun to black holes to the mystery of dark matter, David Garfinkle & Richard Garfinkle

Label
Three steps to the universe : from the sun to black holes to the mystery of dark matter
Title
Three steps to the universe
Title remainder
from the sun to black holes to the mystery of dark matter
Statement of responsibility
David Garfinkle & Richard Garfinkle
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Garfinkle, David
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QB521
LC item number
.G29 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Garfinkle, Richard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black holes (Astronomy)
  • Dark matter (Astronomy)
  • Sun
Label
Three steps to the universe : from the sun to black holes to the mystery of dark matter, David Garfinkle & Richard Garfinkle
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0812/2008008659.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 265)
Contents
The sun -- Look, don't touch -- What's that big bright thing made of? -- Fusion : energy hidden in plain sight -- Black holes -- Old gravity and new gravity -- Black holes in relativity -- The lives of stars -- Black hole hunting -- Gravitational waves -- Dark matter-dark energy -- Galactic scale -- What is dark matter? -- All the way out -- Dark energy, antigravity, and Einstein's fudge -- A step back to earth -- Road maps -- Science as it is written -- Glossary
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 265 p.
Isbn
9780226283463
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008008659
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn212627213
  • (OCoLC)212627213
  • 1395629
Label
Three steps to the universe : from the sun to black holes to the mystery of dark matter, David Garfinkle & Richard Garfinkle
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0812/2008008659.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 265)
Contents
The sun -- Look, don't touch -- What's that big bright thing made of? -- Fusion : energy hidden in plain sight -- Black holes -- Old gravity and new gravity -- Black holes in relativity -- The lives of stars -- Black hole hunting -- Gravitational waves -- Dark matter-dark energy -- Galactic scale -- What is dark matter? -- All the way out -- Dark energy, antigravity, and Einstein's fudge -- A step back to earth -- Road maps -- Science as it is written -- Glossary
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 265 p.
Isbn
9780226283463
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008008659
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn212627213
  • (OCoLC)212627213
  • 1395629

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