50 Ideas You Really Need to Know: Universe [NOOK Book]

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From dwarf planets to dark energy; and from the Big Bang to the death of stars, this book is the perfect introduction to the cutting-edge science that is shaping our understanding of our place in the Universe and that could lead to the next great discovery—the detection of life beyond Earth.
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50 Ideas You Really Need to Know: Universe

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Overview

From dwarf planets to dark energy; and from the Big Bang to the death of stars, this book is the perfect introduction to the cutting-edge science that is shaping our understanding of our place in the Universe and that could lead to the next great discovery—the detection of life beyond Earth.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781623651855
  • Publisher: Quercus
  • Publication date: 11/5/2013
  • Sold by: Hachette Digital, Inc.
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 208
  • Sales rank: 394,332
  • File size: 6 MB

Meet the Author

Joanne Baker studied Physics at the University of Cambridge and took her PhD in astrophysics at the University of Sydney in 1995. She is the author of the best-selling 50 Physics Ideas You Really Need to Know and is an editor at Nature magazine, where her speciality is space and Earth science.
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