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Wonders of the universe

Author: Brian Cox; Andrew Cohen, (Scientist); British Broadcasting Corporation.
Publisher: London : Collins, ©2011.
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13.7 billion years old. 93 billion light years wide. It contains over 100 billion galaxies, each containing hundreds of billions of stars. This infinite, vast and complex Universe has been the subject of human fascination and scientific exploration for thousands of years. The wonders of the Universe might seem alien to us and impossible to understand, but away from the telescopes, the labs and the white coats,  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Cox; Andrew Cohen, (Scientist); British Broadcasting Corporation.
ISBN: 9780007395828 0007395825
OCLC Number: 696091846
Notes: TV tie-in.
Includes index.
Awards: Shortlisted for Galaxy National Book Awards: More4 Popular Non-Fiction Book of the Year 2011.
Description: 256 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Brian Cox & Andrew Cohen.
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Professor Brian Cox is back with another insightful and mind-blowing exploration of space. This time he shows us our universe as we've never seen it before.  Read more...

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Praise for Professor Brian Cox's previous books: 'If you didn't utter a wow watching the TV, you will while reading the book.' The Times 'Engaging, ambitious and creative' Guardian 'In this book of Read more...

 
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