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The Resource Scientific information about the universe and the scientific theories of the evolution of the universe : an anthology of current thought, edited by Rick Adair

Scientific information about the universe and the scientific theories of the evolution of the universe : an anthology of current thought, edited by Rick Adair

Label
Scientific information about the universe and the scientific theories of the evolution of the universe : an anthology of current thought
Title
Scientific information about the universe and the scientific theories of the evolution of the universe
Title remainder
an anthology of current thought
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rick Adair
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
523.1
Index
index present
LC call number
QB982
LC item number
.S39 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Adair, Rick
Series statement
Contemporary discourse in the field of astronomy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosmology
  • Expanding universe
  • Dark energy (Astronomy)
  • Dark matter (Astronomy)
Target audience
adult
Label
Scientific information about the universe and the scientific theories of the evolution of the universe : an anthology of current thought, edited by Rick Adair
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip054/2004027659.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-189) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 26
  • "The Greatest Story Ever Told"
  • Ron Cowen
  • 37
  • "New Measurement of Stellar Fusion Makes Old Stars Even Older"
  • Kim Krieger
  • 49
  • "The Myth of the Beginning of Time"
  • Gabriele Veneziano
  • 52
  • 1
  • 2
  • Dark Energy and the Accelerating Universe
  • 72
  • "Supernovae, Dark Energy, and the Accelerating Universe"
  • Saul Perlmutter
  • 73
  • "Illuminating the Dark Universe"
  • Charles Seife
  • 94
  • "The Cosmic Symphony"
  • Dawning of a New Age
  • Wayne Hu, Martin White
  • 101
  • "Galaxy Clusters Bear Witness to Universal Speed-Up"
  • Adrian Cho
  • 118
  • "Dark Doings"
  • Ron Cowen
  • 121
  • 3
  • Dark Matter
  • 11
  • 132
  • "The Search for Dark Matter"
  • David B. Cline
  • 133
  • "The Hunt for Dark Matter in Galazies"
  • Ken C. Freeman
  • 145
  • "The Cosmic Web"
  • Robert A. Simcoe
  • 151
  • "Executive Summary"
  • 4
  • Bringing the Universe Closer to Home
  • 169
  • "Distant Elements of Surprise"
  • Max Pettini
  • 170
  • "The Cradle of the Solar System"
  • J. Jeff Hester, Steven J. Desch, Kevin R. Healy, Laurie A. Leshin
  • 177
  • "Planet Signs? Sifting a Dusky Disk"
  • the Board on Physics and Astronomy
  • Ron Cowen
  • 183
  • 12
  • "On the Age of the Universe"
  • Wendy L. Freedman
Control code
ocm57044115
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9781404203976
Lccn
2004027659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
523.1 SCI272 ; P ; XX-N ; Series-adult ; C-WE; C0106ROSEN.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o57044115
  • (Sirsi) o57044115
Label
Scientific information about the universe and the scientific theories of the evolution of the universe : an anthology of current thought, edited by Rick Adair
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip054/2004027659.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-189) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 26
  • "The Greatest Story Ever Told"
  • Ron Cowen
  • 37
  • "New Measurement of Stellar Fusion Makes Old Stars Even Older"
  • Kim Krieger
  • 49
  • "The Myth of the Beginning of Time"
  • Gabriele Veneziano
  • 52
  • 1
  • 2
  • Dark Energy and the Accelerating Universe
  • 72
  • "Supernovae, Dark Energy, and the Accelerating Universe"
  • Saul Perlmutter
  • 73
  • "Illuminating the Dark Universe"
  • Charles Seife
  • 94
  • "The Cosmic Symphony"
  • Dawning of a New Age
  • Wayne Hu, Martin White
  • 101
  • "Galaxy Clusters Bear Witness to Universal Speed-Up"
  • Adrian Cho
  • 118
  • "Dark Doings"
  • Ron Cowen
  • 121
  • 3
  • Dark Matter
  • 11
  • 132
  • "The Search for Dark Matter"
  • David B. Cline
  • 133
  • "The Hunt for Dark Matter in Galazies"
  • Ken C. Freeman
  • 145
  • "The Cosmic Web"
  • Robert A. Simcoe
  • 151
  • "Executive Summary"
  • 4
  • Bringing the Universe Closer to Home
  • 169
  • "Distant Elements of Surprise"
  • Max Pettini
  • 170
  • "The Cradle of the Solar System"
  • J. Jeff Hester, Steven J. Desch, Kevin R. Healy, Laurie A. Leshin
  • 177
  • "Planet Signs? Sifting a Dusky Disk"
  • the Board on Physics and Astronomy
  • Ron Cowen
  • 183
  • 12
  • "On the Age of the Universe"
  • Wendy L. Freedman
Control code
ocm57044115
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9781404203976
Lccn
2004027659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
523.1 SCI272 ; P ; XX-N ; Series-adult ; C-WE; C0106ROSEN.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o57044115
  • (Sirsi) o57044115

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