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The Resource How the universe got its spots : diary of a finite time in a finite space, Janna Levin

How the universe got its spots : diary of a finite time in a finite space, Janna Levin

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How the universe got its spots : diary of a finite time in a finite space
Title
How the universe got its spots
Title remainder
diary of a finite time in a finite space
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Janna Levin
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Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CPL
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Levin, Janna
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Cosmology
  • Cosmology
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How the universe got its spots : diary of a finite time in a finite space, Janna Levin
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Is the universe infinite or is it just really big? -- Infinity -- Newton, 300 years and Einstein -- Special relativity -- General relativity -- Quantum chance and choice -- Death and black holes -- Life and the big bang -- Beyond Einstein -- Adventures in Flatland and hyperspace -- Topology: links, locks, loops -- Through the looking glass -- Wonderland in 3D -- Mirrors in the sky -- How the universe got its spots -- The ultimate prediction -- Scars of creation -- The shape of things to come
Control code
ocm49509137
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9780691096575
Lccn
2001099369
Other physical details
ill.
Label
How the universe got its spots : diary of a finite time in a finite space, Janna Levin
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Is the universe infinite or is it just really big? -- Infinity -- Newton, 300 years and Einstein -- Special relativity -- General relativity -- Quantum chance and choice -- Death and black holes -- Life and the big bang -- Beyond Einstein -- Adventures in Flatland and hyperspace -- Topology: links, locks, loops -- Through the looking glass -- Wonderland in 3D -- Mirrors in the sky -- How the universe got its spots -- The ultimate prediction -- Scars of creation -- The shape of things to come
Control code
ocm49509137
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9780691096575
Lccn
2001099369
Other physical details
ill.

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