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The Resource Astrophysics for people in a hurry, Neil deGrasse Tyson

Astrophysics for people in a hurry, Neil deGrasse Tyson

Label
Astrophysics for people in a hurry
Title
Astrophysics for people in a hurry
Statement of responsibility
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The essential universe, from our most celebrated and beloved astrophysicist. What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There's no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed astrophysicist and best-selling author Neil deGrasse Tyson. But today, few of us have time to contemplate the cosmos. So Tyson brings the universe down to Earth succinctly and clearly, with sparkling wit, in tasty chapters consumable anytime and anywhere in your busy day. While you wait for your morning coffee to brew, for the bus, the train, or a plane to arrive, Astrophysics for People in a Hurry will reveal just what you need to be fluent and ready for the next cosmic headlines: from the Big Bang to black holes, from quarks to quantum mechanics, and from the search for planets to the search for life in the universe"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
TOH
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Tyson, Neil deGrasse
Dewey number
523.01
Index
index present
LC call number
QB461
LC item number
.T97 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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OverDrive, Inc
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  • Electronic books
  • Astrophysics
  • Cosmology
  • Space and time
  • Universe
Target audience
adult
Label
Astrophysics for people in a hurry, Neil deGrasse Tyson
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • Electronic book
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The greatest story ever told -- On Earth as in the heavens -- Let there be light -- Between the galaxies -- Dark matter -- Dark energy -- The cosmos on the table -- On being round -- Invisible light -- Between the planets -- Exoplanet earth -- Reflections on the cosmic -- Perspective
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780393609400
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
B4D45500-8EC0-4821-ABC1-331ED4B6C087
System control number
  • (OCoLC)985012551
  • (OCoLC)ocn985012551
Label
Astrophysics for people in a hurry, Neil deGrasse Tyson
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • Electronic book
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The greatest story ever told -- On Earth as in the heavens -- Let there be light -- Between the galaxies -- Dark matter -- Dark energy -- The cosmos on the table -- On being round -- Invisible light -- Between the planets -- Exoplanet earth -- Reflections on the cosmic -- Perspective
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780393609400
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
B4D45500-8EC0-4821-ABC1-331ED4B6C087
System control number
  • (OCoLC)985012551
  • (OCoLC)ocn985012551

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