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The Resource The 4 percent universe : dark matter, dark energy, and the race to discover the rest of reality, Richard Panek

The 4 percent universe : dark matter, dark energy, and the race to discover the rest of reality, Richard Panek

Label
The 4 percent universe : dark matter, dark energy, and the race to discover the rest of reality
Title
The 4 percent universe
Title remainder
dark matter, dark energy, and the race to discover the rest of reality
Statement of responsibility
Richard Panek
Title variation
Four-percent universe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • In exhilarating and behind-the-scenes detail, Panek takes his readers on a tour of the bitter rivalries and fruitful collaborations, the eureka moments and blind alleys, that have fueled the search, redefined science, and reinvented the universe
  • Science journalist Panek (The Invisible Century) offers an insider's view of the quest for what could be the ultimate revelation: the true substance of the unseen dark matter and energy that makes up some 96% of our universe
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Panek, Richard
Dewey number
523.1
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosmology
  • Physics
  • Astrophysics
  • Astrophysics
  • Cosmology
  • Physics
  • Dunkle Materie
  • Dunkle Energie
  • Kosmologie
Label
The 4 percent universe : dark matter, dark energy, and the race to discover the rest of reality, Richard Panek
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-276) 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
More than meets the eye. -- Let there be light -- What's out there -- Choosing halos -- Lo and behold. -- Getting in the game -- Staying in the game -- The game -- The face of the deep. -- The Flat Universe Society -- Hello, Lambda -- The tooth fairy twice -- Less than meets the eye. -- The curse of the Bambino -- The Thing -- Must come down
Control code
ocn505420758
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Mariner Books edition.
Extent
xvi, 297 p.
Isbn
9780547577579
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2010025838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)505420758
Label
The 4 percent universe : dark matter, dark energy, and the race to discover the rest of reality, Richard Panek
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-276) 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
More than meets the eye. -- Let there be light -- What's out there -- Choosing halos -- Lo and behold. -- Getting in the game -- Staying in the game -- The game -- The face of the deep. -- The Flat Universe Society -- Hello, Lambda -- The tooth fairy twice -- Less than meets the eye. -- The curse of the Bambino -- The Thing -- Must come down
Control code
ocn505420758
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Mariner Books edition.
Extent
xvi, 297 p.
Isbn
9780547577579
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2010025838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)505420758

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