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The Resource Explore the universe : The universe-- a cosmic tour

Explore the universe : The universe-- a cosmic tour

Label
Explore the universe : The universe-- a cosmic tour
Title
Explore the universe
Title remainder
The universe-- a cosmic tour
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An overview of the structure and nature of objects that make up the universe. Includes diagrams, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"
Member of
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stille, Darlene R.
  • World Book, Inc
Series statement
Explore the universe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosmology
  • Astrophysics
  • Galaxies
  • Astronomy
  • Milky Way
  • Solar system
  • Outer space
  • Universe
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Explore the universe : The universe-- a cosmic tour
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 62) index
Contents
  • What is matter?
  • What is antimatter?
  • What is energy?
  • Focus on : using particle accelerators to study the early universe
  • What are magnetic fields?
  • What are galaxies?
  • What are clusters and superclusters?
  • What are filaments, walls, and voids?
  • Focus on : Lyman-Alpha blobs
  • What role does the force of gravity play in the universe?
  • What is the universe?
  • Focus on : what is the force of gravity?
  • What is dark matter?
  • What is dark energy?
  • What is a constellation?
  • What is the celestial sphere?
  • How do astronomers map the universe?
  • Focus on : 3-D maps of the universe
  • How does the universe move?
  • How will the universe end?
  • What is the size and shape of the universe?
  • Focus on : analyzing light
  • How do astronomers use redshift to determine distance?
  • Where did the universe come from?
  • How old is the universe?
  • Focus on : how matter formed in the early universe
  • What is the cosmic microwave background radiation?
Control code
sky285285497
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780716624813
Isbn Type
(set)
Note
jtv 01/17
Other physical details
illus. (chiefly col.), col. maps
Label
Explore the universe : The universe-- a cosmic tour
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 62) index
Contents
  • What is matter?
  • What is antimatter?
  • What is energy?
  • Focus on : using particle accelerators to study the early universe
  • What are magnetic fields?
  • What are galaxies?
  • What are clusters and superclusters?
  • What are filaments, walls, and voids?
  • Focus on : Lyman-Alpha blobs
  • What role does the force of gravity play in the universe?
  • What is the universe?
  • Focus on : what is the force of gravity?
  • What is dark matter?
  • What is dark energy?
  • What is a constellation?
  • What is the celestial sphere?
  • How do astronomers map the universe?
  • Focus on : 3-D maps of the universe
  • How does the universe move?
  • How will the universe end?
  • What is the size and shape of the universe?
  • Focus on : analyzing light
  • How do astronomers use redshift to determine distance?
  • Where did the universe come from?
  • How old is the universe?
  • Focus on : how matter formed in the early universe
  • What is the cosmic microwave background radiation?
Control code
sky285285497
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780716624813
Isbn Type
(set)
Note
jtv 01/17
Other physical details
illus. (chiefly col.), col. maps

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