Astrophysics For Young People In A Hurry by Neil Degrasse TysonAstrophysics For Young People In A Hurry by Neil Degrasse Tyson

Astrophysics For Young People In A Hurry

byNeil Degrasse Tyson

Paperback | February 5, 2019

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Neil deGrasse Tyson’s #1 New York Times best-selling guide to the cosmos, adapted for young readers.

From the basics of physics to big questions about the nature of space and time, celebrated astrophysicist and science communicator Neil deGrasse Tyson breaks down the mysteries of the cosmos into bite-sized pieces. Astrophysics for Young People in a Hurry describes the fundamental rules and unknowns of our universe clearly—and with Tyson’s characteristic wit, there’s a lot of fun thrown in, too.

This adaptation by Gregory Mone includes full-color photos, infographics, and extra explanations to make even the trickiest concepts accessible. Building on the wonder inspired by outer space, Astrophysics for Young People in a Hurry introduces an exciting field and the principles of scientific inquiry to young readers.

Neil deGrasse Tyson is an astrophysicist with the American Museum of Natural History, director of its world-famous Hayden Planetarium, host of the hit radio and TV show StarTalk, and the New York Times best-selling author of Astrophysics for People in a Hurry. He lives in New York City.Gregory Mone, coauthor with Bill Nye of the Jack a...
Title:Astrophysics For Young People In A HurryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 9 × 6.03 × 0.46 inPublished:February 5, 2019Publisher:NortonLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0393356507

ISBN - 13:9780393356502


Rated 4 out of 5 by from A informative look into a daunting topic Basic answers to all things related to astrophysics. With stories inserted from his childhood, Neil deGrasse Tyson makes this tough topic more relatable. Great pictures and fun sidebars. A must have for all young and old, lovers of science.
Date published: 2019-02-09