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Gravity

Author: Phillip Manning
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, ©2011.
Series: Science foundations (Chelsea House Publishers)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Learn what gravity is as well as how two of the greatest scientific minds in history--Isaac Newton and Albert Einstein--finally unraveled most of the mystery surrounding this peculiar force, and how scientists today are continuing to search for answers to the remaining questions.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Phillip Manning
ISBN: 9781604132960 1604132965
OCLC Number: 290487596
Description: 139 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: A not-so-simple concept --
Newton to the rescue --
Using Newton's law --
The mystery of the tides --
A better idea --
Relativity : making the case --
Dark matter, dark energy --
Extreme gravity.
Series Title: Science foundations (Chelsea House Publishers)
Responsibility: Phillip Manning.

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Learn what gravity is as well as how two of the greatest scientific minds in history--Isaac Newton and Albert Einstein--finally unraveled most of the mystery surrounding this peculiar force, and how scientists today are continuing to search for answers to the remaining questions.

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