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A journey with Fred Hoyle : the search for cosmic life

Autor Chandra Wickramasinghe; Kamala Wickramasinghe
Vydavatel: Hackensack, N.J. : World Scientific, ©2005.
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"This book traces the author's unique scientific journey with one of the most remarkable men of 20th-century science. A research programme which was started in 1962 on the carbonaceous nature of interstellar dust leads, over the next two decades, to developments that are continued in both Cambridge and Cardiff. These developments prompt Hoyle and the author to postulate the organic theory of cosmic dust (which is  Přečíst více...
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Žánr/forma: Biography
Biographies
Osoba: Chandra Wickramasinghe; Fred Hoyle; N C Wickramsinghe; N C Wickramasinghe; Fred Hoyle, Sir.; Fred Hoyle; Chandra Wickramasinghe
Typ materiálu: Biography
Typ dokumentu: Book
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Chandra Wickramasinghe; Kamala Wickramasinghe
ISBN: 9812389113 9789812389114 9812389121 9789812389121
OCLC číslo: 58734061
Popis: xiii, 225 pages, [4] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Obsahy: Origins: prelude to the journey --
Cambridge and a first meeting --
A hike in the lake district --
Betwixt the stars --
The route to carbon dust --
A theory takes shape --
The Institute of Astronomy: the vintage years --
Winds of change --
The Cardiff era --
The search for cosmic life --
Life from comets and pathogens from space --
First signs of life --
Bacterial dust predictions verified --
Life on the planets --
Evolution from space --
Theories of trial --
A fossil controversy --
Comet Halley and its legacy --
Alternative cosmologies --
The last decade.
Odpovědnost: Chandra Wickramasinghe ; edited by Kamala Wickramasinghe.
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