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The Resource Death by black hole : and other cosmic quandaries, Neil deGrasse Tyson

Death by black hole : and other cosmic quandaries, Neil deGrasse Tyson

Label
Death by black hole : and other cosmic quandaries
Title
Death by black hole
Title remainder
and other cosmic quandaries
Statement of responsibility
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tyson, Neil deGrasse
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black holes (Astronomy)
  • Cosmology
  • Exobiology
  • Solar system
  • Religion and science
Label
Death by black hole : and other cosmic quandaries, Neil deGrasse Tyson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [363]-368) and indexes
Contents
The nature of knowledge: the challenges of knowing what is knowable in the universe -- The knowledge of nature: the challenges of discovering the contents of the cosmos -- Ways and means of nature: how nature presents herself to the inquiring mind -- The meaning of life: the challenges and triumphs of knowing how we got here -- When the universe turns bad: all the ways the cosmos wants to kill us -- Science and culture: the ruffled interface between cosmic discovery and the public's reaction to it -- Science and God: when ways of knowing collide
Control code
70265574
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
384 p.
Isbn
9780393062243
Lccn
2006022058
System control number
(OCoLC)70265574
Label
Death by black hole : and other cosmic quandaries, Neil deGrasse Tyson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [363]-368) and indexes
Contents
The nature of knowledge: the challenges of knowing what is knowable in the universe -- The knowledge of nature: the challenges of discovering the contents of the cosmos -- Ways and means of nature: how nature presents herself to the inquiring mind -- The meaning of life: the challenges and triumphs of knowing how we got here -- When the universe turns bad: all the ways the cosmos wants to kill us -- Science and culture: the ruffled interface between cosmic discovery and the public's reaction to it -- Science and God: when ways of knowing collide
Control code
70265574
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
384 p.
Isbn
9780393062243
Lccn
2006022058
System control number
(OCoLC)70265574

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