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Runaway universe

Abstract

The subject is covered in chapters entitled: the emerging universe (general introduction, history of astronomical and cosmological research, origins, the expanding universe, stars, galaxies, electromagnetic radiation); primeval fire (the big bang model, origin of the elements, properties of the elements and of sub-atomic particles); order out of chaos (galactic evolution, star formation, nuclear fusion, the solar system, origin of life on Earth); a star called Sol (properties of the sun and of other stars); life in the universe; the catastrophe principle (the rise and fall of cosmic order); stardoom (star evolution, neutron stars); black holes and superholes (gravitational collapse); technology and survival; the dying universe (second law of thermodynamics); worlds without end (cosmological models).
Authors:
Publication Date:
Jan 01, 1978
Product Type:
Book
Reference Number:
AIX-09-413107; EDB-79-065557
Subject:
71 CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS, GENERAL PHYSICS; UNIVERSE; COSMOLOGICAL MODELS; BIOSYNTHESIS; BLACK HOLES; EARTH PLANET; ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION; GALACTIC EVOLUTION; GALAXIES; GRAVITATIONAL COLLAPSE; HUBBLE EFFECT; NEUTRON STARS; NUCLEOSYNTHESIS; ORIGIN; SOLAR SYSTEM; STAR EVOLUTION; STARS; SUN; MAIN SEQUENCE STARS; MATHEMATICAL MODELS; PLANETS; RADIATIONS; SYNTHESIS; 640106* - Astrophysics & Cosmology- Cosmology
OSTI ID:
6162465
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Language:
English
Submitting Site:
INIS
Size:
Pages: 205
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Citation Formats

Davies, P. Runaway universe. United Kingdom: N. p., 1978. Web.
Davies, P. Runaway universe. United Kingdom.
Davies, P. 1978. "Runaway universe." United Kingdom.
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year = {1978}
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}