Space: 10 Things You Should Know

Non-Fiction, Languages & Reference, Dictionaries & Reference, Popular Science
Hardback Published on: 05/09/2019
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'Bite-sized, cutting edge science delivered with enormous enthusiasm - all you need to travel the cosmos' CHRIS LINTOTT

'A lot of astrophysics is packed into this neat little book . . . I guarantee you will come away knowing your dark matter from your supermassive black holes' JIM AL-KHALILI

This book is for anyone who wants to easily understand the mind-blowing fundamentals of our extraordinary, expanding universe.

Written by Oxford astrophysicist Dr Becky Smethurst and composed of ten captivating, simple essays, it guides you swiftly through the galaxies, explaining the mysteries of black holes, dark matter and what existed before the Big Bang, presenting the evidence as to whether we really are alone, illuminating what we still don't know, and much more besides.

If you have big questions about Space, this book will provide you with the answers in an engaging and succinct way.

  • Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
  • ISBN: 9781841883823
  • Number of pages: 128
  • Weight: 240g
  • Dimensions: 200 x 136 x 20 mm

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A concise, accessible introduction to the wonders and mysteries of space
I've always been fascinated by the night sky and the mysteries of space - who hasn't? It's an ever present part of our lives, and it's only thanks to a Gol... READ MORE
Joseph Thomas
One of the best science books out there!
As an aspiring Physicist, I was truly captivated by Dr Becky Smethurst’s writing and the passion she very clearly poured into this book. Even though many o... READ MORE
Lara Tatli