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Extreme states of matter

Author: Joseph A Angelo
Publisher: New York, NY : Facts on File, ©2012.
Series: States of matter
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"'Extreme States of Matter takes the reader on an incredible journey across the most exciting scientific frontiers of the 21st century. Supported by a generous quantity of full-color illustrations and many interesting sidebars, this new volume describes the unusual and almost bizarre characteristics and properties of matter at extreme states. A large portion of the book is devoted to plasmas, which permeate the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph A Angelo
ISBN: 9780816076062 0816076065
OCLC Number: 460053997
Description: xx, 248 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: An initial look at matter nearing extreme conditions --
Birth of the universe --
Atomism --
Very hot matter --
Life cycles of stars --
The dark side of the universe --
Very cold matter --
Antimatter --
Beyond Einstein --
Living and thinking matter --
Conclusion.
Series Title: States of matter
Responsibility: Joseph A. Angelo, Jr.

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