doorgaan naar inhoud
Carl Sagan's universe Voorbeeldweergave van dit item
SluitenVoorbeeldweergave van dit item
Bezig met controle...

Carl Sagan's universe

Auteur: Yervant Terzian; Elizabeth M Bilson
Uitgever: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1997.
Editie/Formaat:   Boek : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
Database:WorldCat
Samenvatting:
Written in honor of Carl Sagan's achievements, this illustrated collection of articles by a team of authors covers areas in which Sagan worked: the U.S. and Russian space programs, the search for extraterrestrial life, the importance of science education, and the shaping of science policy. Includes a chapter by Carl Sagan on the place and role of our planet and mankind in the universe.
Beoordeling:

(nog niet beoordeeld) 0 met beoordelingen - U bent de eerste

Onderwerpen
Meer in deze trant

 

Zoeken naar een online exemplaar

Links naar dit item

Zoeken naar een in de bibliotheek beschikbaar exemplaar

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Bibliotheken met dit item worden gezocht…

Details

Genre/Vorm: Aufsatzsammlung
Genoemd persoon: Carl Sagan; Sagan, Carl <1934-1996>; Carl Sagan; Carl Sagan
Genre: Internetbron
Soort document: Boek, Internetbron
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Yervant Terzian; Elizabeth M Bilson
ISBN: 052157286X 9780521572866 0521576032 9780521576031
OCLC-nummer: 36130681
Opmerkingen: Papers presented at a symposium held in October, 1994, at Cornell University in honor of Carl Sagan's sixtieth birthday.
Beschrijving: xiii, 282 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Inhoud: On the occasion of Carl Sagan's sixtieth birthday / Wesley T. Huntress, Jr. --
The search for the origins of life: U.S. solar system exploration, 1962-1994 / Edward C. Stone --
Highlights of the Russian planetary program / Roald Sagdeev --
From the eyepiece to the footpad: the search for life on Mars / Bruce Murray --
Environments of Earth and other worlds / Owen B. Toon --
The origin of life in a cosmic context / Christopher F. Chyba --
Impacts and life: living in a risky planetary system / David Morrison --
Extraterrestrial intelligence: the significance of the search / Frank D. Drake --
Extraterrestrial intelligence: the search programs / Paul Horowitz --
Do the laws of physics permit wormholes for interstellar travel and machines for time travel? / Kip S. Thorne --
The age of exploration / Carl Sagan --
Does science need to be popularized? / Ann Druyan --
Science and pseudoscience / James Randi --
Science education in a democracy / Philip Morrison --
The visual presentation of science / Jon Lomberg --
Science and the press / Walter Anderson --
Science and teaching / Bill G. Aldridge --
The relationship of science and power / Richard L. Garwin --
Nuclear-free world? / Georgi Arbatov --
Carl Sagan and nuclear winter / Richard P. Turco --
Public understanding of global climate change / James Hansen --
Science and religion / Joan B. Campbell --
Speech in honor of Carl Sagan / Frank Press --
Carl Sagan at sixty / Frank H.T. Rhodes.
Verantwoordelijkheid: edited by Yervant Terzian, Elizabeth Bilson.
Meer informatie:

Fragment:

A fascinating and beautifully illustrated collection of articles by a distinguished team of authors, covering the many fields in which Carl Sagan worked.  Meer lezen...

Beoordelingen

Professionele beoordelingen

Synopsis uitgever

'This beautifully illustrated book (20 colour plates, many more in black and white) is a fitting tribute by more than 20 of his friends and colleagues to the best-known astronomer of our time ... it Meer lezen...

 
Beoordelingen door gebruikers
Beoordelingen van GoodReads worden opgehaald...
Bezig met opvragen DOGObooks-reviews...

Tags

U bent de eerste.
Bevestig deze aanvraag

Misschien heeft u dit item reeds aangevraagd. Selecteer a.u.b. Ok als u toch wilt doorgaan met deze aanvraag.

Gekoppelde data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/36130681>
library:oclcnum"36130681"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdf:typeschema:MediaObject
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:datePublished"1997"
schema:description"Written in honor of Carl Sagan's achievements, this illustrated collection of articles by a team of authors covers areas in which Sagan worked: the U.S. and Russian space programs, the search for extraterrestrial life, the importance of science education, and the shaping of science policy. Includes a chapter by Carl Sagan on the place and role of our planet and mankind in the universe."@en
schema:description"On the occasion of Carl Sagan's sixtieth birthday / Wesley T. Huntress, Jr. -- The search for the origins of life: U.S. solar system exploration, 1962-1994 / Edward C. Stone -- Highlights of the Russian planetary program / Roald Sagdeev -- From the eyepiece to the footpad: the search for life on Mars / Bruce Murray -- Environments of Earth and other worlds / Owen B. Toon -- The origin of life in a cosmic context / Christopher F. Chyba -- Impacts and life: living in a risky planetary system / David Morrison -- Extraterrestrial intelligence: the significance of the search / Frank D. Drake -- Extraterrestrial intelligence: the search programs / Paul Horowitz -- Do the laws of physics permit wormholes for interstellar travel and machines for time travel? / Kip S. Thorne -- The age of exploration / Carl Sagan -- Does science need to be popularized? / Ann Druyan -- Science and pseudoscience / James Randi -- Science education in a democracy / Philip Morrison -- The visual presentation of science / Jon Lomberg -- Science and the press / Walter Anderson -- Science and teaching / Bill G. Aldridge -- The relationship of science and power / Richard L. Garwin -- Nuclear-free world? / Georgi Arbatov -- Carl Sagan and nuclear winter / Richard P. Turco -- Public understanding of global climate change / James Hansen -- Science and religion / Joan B. Campbell -- Speech in honor of Carl Sagan / Frank Press -- Carl Sagan at sixty / Frank H.T. Rhodes."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/352300948>
schema:genre"Aufsatzsammlung"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Carl Sagan's universe"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9841729>
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Venster sluiten

Meld u aan bij WorldCat 

Heeft u geen account? U kunt eenvoudig een nieuwe gratis account aanmaken.