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Antimatter

Author: F E Close
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Antimatter is a weird opposite to matter that will destroy everything it touches; it could be the ultimate source of power or weapon of mass destruction. This book explains what it is and what it can do.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: F E Close
ISBN: 9780199578870 0199578877
OCLC Number: 639130938
Description: x, 166 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Antimatter: fact or fiction? --
The material world --
Tablets of stone --
A cosmic discovery --
Annihilation --
Storing antimatter --
The mirror universe --
Why is there anything at all? --
Revelations.
Responsibility: Frank Close.

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Frank Close explores the strange mirror world of antimatter, revealing that the reality is even more fascinating than the sci-fi stories suggest. Explaining the science behind one of physics' most  Read more...

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