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Origins : fourteen billion years of cosmic evolution

Author: Neil deGrasse Tyson; Donald Goldsmith; Kevin Kenerly
Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2014.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A thrilling and accessible tour of the cosmos Our true origins are not just human, or even terrestrial, but in fact cosmic. Drawing on scientific breakthroughs and the current cross-pollination among geology, biology, astrophysics, and cosmology, Origins explains the soul-stirring leaps in our understanding of the cosmos. From the first image of a galaxy birth to Spirit rover's exploration of Mars, to the discovery  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
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Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Neil deGrasse Tyson; Donald Goldsmith; Kevin Kenerly
ISBN: 9781483021348 1483021343
OCLC Number: 889332204
Performer(s): Read by Kevin Kenerly.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file)
Responsibility: Host of Cosmos: a spacetime odyssey, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and Donald Goldsmith.

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A thrilling and accessible tour of the cosmos Our true origins are not just human, or even terrestrial, but in fact cosmic. Drawing on scientific breakthroughs and the current cross-pollination among geology, biology, astrophysics, and cosmology, Origins explains the soul-stirring leaps in our understanding of the cosmos. From the first image of a galaxy birth to Spirit rover's exploration of Mars, to the discovery of water on one of Jupiter's moons, coauthors Neil deGrasse Tyson and Donald Goldsmith conduct a galvanizing tour of the cosmos with clarity and exuberance.

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