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Author Ananthaswamy, Anil

Title The edge of physics : a journey to Earth's extremes to unlock the secrets of the universe / Anil Ananthaswamy

Publ Info Boston, Mass. : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  QC24.5 .A53 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  QC24.5 .A53 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 322 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-297) and index
Contents Monks and astronomers -- The experiment that detects nothing -- Little neutral ones -- The Paranal light quartet -- Fire, rock, and ice -- Three thousand eyes in the Karoo -- Antimatter over Antarctica -- Einstein meets quantum physics at the South Pole -- The heart of the matter -- Whispers from other universes -- Appendix I. The standard model of particle physics -- Appendix II. From the Big Bang to now : the standard model of cosmology
LC subject Physics -- Popular works
ISBN 9780618884681 :
0618884688