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The cosmic mystery tour : a high-speed journey through space & time, Nicholas Mee

Label
The cosmic mystery tour : a high-speed journey through space & time
Title
The cosmic mystery tour
Title remainder
a high-speed journey through space & time
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas Mee
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a lively, inspiring beginner's guide to how the universe works. This book contains bite-sized chapters present the discoveries of modern physics, astronomy, and cosmology. It also has background stories of the research and researchers bring the science to life
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mee, Nicholas
Dewey number
523.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB982
LC item number
.M44 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosmology
  • Physics
Target audience
adult
Label
The cosmic mystery tour : a high-speed journey through space & time, Nicholas Mee
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bar code
  • 31223127906684
  • 31223127906668
  • 31223127906676
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The laws of the cosmos. The path to immortality ; The Rosetta Stone and quantum waves ; We're having a field day! ; Cosmic ripples ; Lovely LISA ; Animated atom boy ; Twinkle, twinkle little star ; Forces of the world unite! ; Most of the universe is missing! -- Part II: The history, geography and architecture of the cosmos. From Genesis to Revelation ; The battle for the cosmos! ; Alchemical furnaces of the cosmos ; Diamonds in the sky! ; From the Leviathan to the Behemoth ; The crab and the jellyfish ; The ultimate heavy metal space rock ; Pan galactic gargle blaster ; Cosmic spacequakes ; Doctor atomic and the black hole ; Supermassive black holes -- Part III: The biology of the cosmos. The Gorgon's head! ; Raise your glasses to the skies! ; Life, but not as we know it! ; To boldly go... ; Somewhere over the rainbow ; Where is everybody?
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edItion.
Extent
x, 207 pages
Isbn
9780198831860
Lccn
2018944463
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, color
System control number
(OCoLC)1040655017
Label
The cosmic mystery tour : a high-speed journey through space & time, Nicholas Mee
Publication
Copyright
Bar code
  • 31223127906684
  • 31223127906668
  • 31223127906676
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The laws of the cosmos. The path to immortality ; The Rosetta Stone and quantum waves ; We're having a field day! ; Cosmic ripples ; Lovely LISA ; Animated atom boy ; Twinkle, twinkle little star ; Forces of the world unite! ; Most of the universe is missing! -- Part II: The history, geography and architecture of the cosmos. From Genesis to Revelation ; The battle for the cosmos! ; Alchemical furnaces of the cosmos ; Diamonds in the sky! ; From the Leviathan to the Behemoth ; The crab and the jellyfish ; The ultimate heavy metal space rock ; Pan galactic gargle blaster ; Cosmic spacequakes ; Doctor atomic and the black hole ; Supermassive black holes -- Part III: The biology of the cosmos. The Gorgon's head! ; Raise your glasses to the skies! ; Life, but not as we know it! ; To boldly go... ; Somewhere over the rainbow ; Where is everybody?
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edItion.
Extent
x, 207 pages
Isbn
9780198831860
Lccn
2018944463
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, color
System control number
(OCoLC)1040655017

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