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Wonders of the universe

Author: Brian Cox; Andrew Cohen, (Scientist); British Broadcasting Corporation.
Publisher: London : Collins, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Cox, Brian, 1968-
Wonders of the universe
(OCoLC)696091846
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Cox; Andrew Cohen, (Scientist); British Broadcasting Corporation.
OCLC Number: 1178658021
Notes: TV tie-in.
Includes index.
Awards: Short-listed for Galaxy National Book Awards: More4 Popular Non-Fiction Book of the Year 2011
Description: 1 online resource (256 pages : illustrations (chiefly color))
Contents: Messengers: The story of light. What is light? Time travel. The birth of the Universe --
Stardust: The origins. The early Universe. From Big Bang to sunshine: The first stars --
Falling: Full force. The tug of the moon. Feeling the force. --
Destiny: The passage of time. The destiny of stars.
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 Read more...

 
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