Origins: Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic Evolution

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W. W. Norton & Company, 2004 - Science - 345 pages
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In this companion to a PBS series, the authors explore cosmic science's stunning new insights into the formation and evolution of the universe--of the cosmos, of galaxies and galaxy clusters, of stars within galaxies, of planets that orbit those stars, and more.
 

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User Review  - sadi.thomas - LibraryThing

Very handle tool for those interested in the content but only have a general knowledge of astrophysics / astronomy / cosmology. Useful codex at the end of the book for easy reference. Studies the ... Read full review

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Interesting, and undoubtedly informative, though it feels like Neil tried to cram in everything he thought people should know. Read full review

Contents

I
11
II
15
III
23
IV
25
V
31
VI
33
VII
46
VIII
53
XVII
167
XVIII
181
XIX
183
XX
194
XXI
204
XXII
223
XXIII
225
XXIV
233

IX
64
X
78
XI
98
XII
109
XIII
111
XIV
122
XV
145
XVI
147
XXV
250
XXVI
274
XXVII
291
XXVIII
297
XXIX
323
XXX
327
XXXI
329
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Neil deGrasse Tyson is an astrophysicist and director of New York City's Hayden Planetarium.

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