The Resource The Edge of the Sky : All You Need to Know About the All-There-Is, (electronic resource)

The Edge of the Sky : All You Need to Know About the All-There-Is, (electronic resource)

Label
The Edge of the Sky : All You Need to Know About the All-There-Is
Title
The Edge of the Sky
Title remainder
All You Need to Know About the All-There-Is
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the big bang to black holes, from dark matter to dark energy, from the origins of the universe to its ultimate destiny, The Edge of the Sky tells the story of the most important discoveries and mysteries in modern cosmology<U+0151>with a twist. The book's lexicon is limited to the thousand most common words in the English language, excluding physics, energy, galaxy, or even universe. Through the eyes of a fictional scientist (Student-People) hunting for dark matter with one of the biggest telescopes (Big-Seers) on Earth (Home-World), cosmologist Roberto Tr
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trotta, Roberto
Dewey number
523.1
Index
no index present
LC call number
QB982 .T76 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosmology
  • Astronomy
  • Science
  • SCIENCE / Astronomy
Label
The Edge of the Sky : All You Need to Know About the All-There-Is, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=668B8769-99CF-4912-9618-66D12CFC7C92
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
What''s Inside; Before You Read This Book ; About the Guy Who Wrote This Book ; The Ten Hundred Most-Used Words in Our Tongue ; 1. The First Night ; 2. The Crazy Stars ; 3. A Bigger Place ; 4. The Big Flash ; 5. Dark Rain ; 6. Whispers From the Dark ; 7. Death by Fire; 8. The Dark Push ; 9. Is the All-There-Is All There Is? ; 10. When the Sun Comes Up; Thanks ; Some Expressions Explained
Control code
ocn887498505
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (113 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465044900
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)887498505
Label
The Edge of the Sky : All You Need to Know About the All-There-Is, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=668B8769-99CF-4912-9618-66D12CFC7C92
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
What''s Inside; Before You Read This Book ; About the Guy Who Wrote This Book ; The Ten Hundred Most-Used Words in Our Tongue ; 1. The First Night ; 2. The Crazy Stars ; 3. A Bigger Place ; 4. The Big Flash ; 5. Dark Rain ; 6. Whispers From the Dark ; 7. Death by Fire; 8. The Dark Push ; 9. Is the All-There-Is All There Is? ; 10. When the Sun Comes Up; Thanks ; Some Expressions Explained
Control code
ocn887498505
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (113 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465044900
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)887498505

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