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The Resource How it ends : from you to the universe, Chris Impey

How it ends : from you to the universe, Chris Impey

Label
How it ends : from you to the universe
Title
How it ends
Title remainder
from you to the universe
Statement of responsibility
Chris Impey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Using humor and insights from new research, an astronomer chronicles the death of everything, including individuals, species, the biosphere, and the entire universe
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357161
Cataloging source
DLC
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Impey, Chris
Dewey number
523.1/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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End of the universe
Target audience
adult
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from you to the universe
Label
How it ends : from you to the universe, Chris Impey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [301]-328) and index
Contents
Endings are personal. That's all, folks ; Everything has it s time ; End of the line -- All good things must pass. The reaper's scythe ; Beating the odds ; Dust to dust -- The future of humanity. The fate of species ; Our own worst enemy -- Beyond natural selection. Endpoints of evolution ; Beyond biology -- The web of life. The restless earth ; Gaia -- Threats to the biosphere. A hard rain ; Saving the planet ; Life is viral -- Living in a solar system. Pale blue dots ; Life beyond earth ; Threats from beyond -- The sun's demise. Living with a star ; Moving off-earth -- Our galactic habitat. Once and future stars ; Mergers and acquisitions -- Aging of the Milky Way. Fade to black ; Childhood's end -- How the universe ends. Something from nothing ; How it all ends -- Beyond endings. Living in the multiverse ; From endings to meaning
Control code
ocn449865420
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780393069853
Lccn
2009047265
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)449865420
Label
How it ends : from you to the universe, Chris Impey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [301]-328) and index
Contents
Endings are personal. That's all, folks ; Everything has it s time ; End of the line -- All good things must pass. The reaper's scythe ; Beating the odds ; Dust to dust -- The future of humanity. The fate of species ; Our own worst enemy -- Beyond natural selection. Endpoints of evolution ; Beyond biology -- The web of life. The restless earth ; Gaia -- Threats to the biosphere. A hard rain ; Saving the planet ; Life is viral -- Living in a solar system. Pale blue dots ; Life beyond earth ; Threats from beyond -- The sun's demise. Living with a star ; Moving off-earth -- Our galactic habitat. Once and future stars ; Mergers and acquisitions -- Aging of the Milky Way. Fade to black ; Childhood's end -- How the universe ends. Something from nothing ; How it all ends -- Beyond endings. Living in the multiverse ; From endings to meaning
Control code
ocn449865420
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780393069853
Lccn
2009047265
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)449865420

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