Time & space

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Here is a spectacular, thought-provoking, and highly informative guide to the mysteries of the Universe. Superb full-color photography of scientific instruments, experiments, and innovative 3-D models reveals the discoveries and latest research that have transformed our understanding of the Universe. See how time and space are measured, the world's largest telescope, in Hawaii, a sonic tape measure, inside an atom, and how pulsars flicker on and off with amazing precision. Learn how far it is to the Moon, whether time can stand still, how to pop through a wormhole, how Einstein helped prove that everything is made of atoms, when the world's oldest observatory was built, and why "London Time" was introduced in 1840. Discover how the Universe is expanding, whether Schrodinger's cat is dead or alive, bouncing universes, what astronomers call "spaghettification", the difference between biotime and biospace, how ripples in spacetime happen, and much, much more.
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Grouped Work ID efa2f444-6428-45c0-5ff5-aa9e7a0a8041
Grouping Title time space
Grouping Author gribbin john
Grouping Category book
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auth_author2 Gribbin, Mary.
author Gribbin, John, 1946-
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publishDate 1994
record_details ils:a122477|Book|Books|1st American ed.|English|Dorling Kindersley,|1994.|64 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 29 cm.
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series Eyewitness books
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subject_facet Space and time, Space and time -- Juvenile literature
title_display Time & space
title_full Time & space / written by John and Mary Gribbin
title_short Time & space
topic_facet Space and time