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Elephants in space : the past, present and future of life and the universe

Author: Ben Moore, (Professor of astrophysics)
Publisher: Cham : Springer, 2014.
Series: Astronomers' universe.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This highly accessible book takes readers on a journey from the beginning of time to the end of the universe to uncover our origins and reveal our destiny. It presents surprising, fascinating answers  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Moore, (Professor of astrophysics)
ISBN: 9783319056715 3319056719
OCLC Number: 870987499
Description: xi, 189 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: A brief history of human knowledge and discovery --
What we know and how we know it --
The big bang --
The origin of stars, planets and galaxies --
One day --
The brain --
Life in our universe --
Tomorrow --
The future of the visible universe --
What we do not know --
The final chapter.
Series Title: Astronomers' universe.
Other Titles: Elefanten im All.
Responsibility: Ben Moore.
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