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The new cosmos

David J. Eicher

The new cosmos

answering astronomy"s big questions

by David J. Eicher

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy,
  • Cosmology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-263) and index.

    StatementDavid J. Eicher, editor-in-chief, Astronomy magazine ; foreword by Alex Filippenko, University of California, Berkeley
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB43.3 .E33 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 279 pages
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27205986M
    ISBN 101107068851
    ISBN 109781107068858
    LC Control Number2015023761
    OCLC/WorldCa911180249

    With that in mind, the title was chosen following Alexander von Humboldt's well known book "Kosmos, Entwurf einer physischen Weltbeschreibung" (). On the other hand, particular results - which admittedly first lend colour to the picture - are often simply stated without attempting any   Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey is co-produced by Seth Macfarlane, of Family Guy and Ted fame, and Ann Druyan, the widow of Carl Sagan and one of the coproducers of the original Cosmos

      The New General Catalogue was constructed from many sources and it orders the objects by Right Ascension (the celestial equivalent of longitude). The result of this ordering is that two sections of the catalogue effectively cut along the plane of the Milky Way (roughly NGC - NGC and NGC - NGC ). The new season of Cosmos, which premieres tonight, demonstrates the remarkable stickiness of a great —years before there was Cosmos the book and Cosmos the original television series

    to the Second Edition The development of astronomy in the last ten years has been nothing short of explosive. This second edition of The New Cosmos, considerably revised and enlarged, tries to share this development with its readers. Let us mention a few key words: from mo on landings,  › Astronomy › Astrophysics and Astroparticles. The new opportunities for observation afforded by space travel, the development of high-sensitivity light detectors and the use of powerful computers have revealed new aspects of the fascinating world of galaxies and quasars, stars and planets. The fourth, completely revised edition of The New Cosmos bears witness to this explosive development  › Astronomy › Astrophysics and Astroparticles.


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Both book and series follow the same general structure - and both are concerned with illuminating the nature of the  › Science & Nature › Astronomy & Cosmology › Astronomy. The new episode edition of “Cosmos” is part of the revival of astronomer Carl Sagan’s beloved show “Cosmos: A Personal Voyage,” which covered all manner of scientific ://   The Fifth Edition of The Cosmos: Astronomy in the New Millennium provides you with the fundamentals of astronomical knowledge that have been built up over decades, with an expanded discussion of the incredible advances that are now taking place in this fast-paced field, such as New Horizons’ flyby of Pluto, exoplanets, “dark matter,” and the direct detection of gravitational waves by   "The New Cosmos by David Eicher is a wonderful read.

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