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Author Perricone, Mike, 1950-

Title The big bang / Mike Perricone.

Imprint New York : Chelsea House, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  523.8 Perricone    ---  Available
Description 119 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Series Science foundations
Science foundations.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-109) and index.
Contents Edwin Hubble and the 20th century universe -- Proving the big bang : the cosmic microwave background -- A new, faster, darker universe -- Cosmic extremes : the beginning of space and time -- Freezings : a history of the universe in phases -- The next big questions.
Indexed In: Library Media Connection, November 2009
Summary An exploration of the big bang theory that describes the work of Edwin Hubble, Alexander Friedman, and Georges Lemaître, discussing how their findings led to and support the theory; and examines technology that is being used and invented to help scientists gain a deeper understanding of the origins of the universe.
Audience Young Adult Follett Library Resources
Subject Big bang theory.
ISBN 1604130156

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