The Dark Side of the Universe: A Scientist Explores the Mysteries of the Cosmos by James TrefilThe Dark Side of the Universe: A Scientist Explores the Mysteries of the Cosmos by James Trefil

The Dark Side of the Universe: A Scientist Explores the Mysteries of the Cosmos

byJames TrefilIllustratorJudith Peatross

Paperback | August 28, 1989

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Award-winning writer James Trefil takes readers on a tantalizing journey to the outer reaches of the universe.  Along the way he discusses scientific questions such as; How did the universe begin and what is its ultimate fate? He also explores such phenomena as the Big Bang theory, "Hubble bubbles," and "Wimps."
James Trefil, the Robinson Professor of Physics at George Mason University, is the author of more than 40 books and 100 articles in professional journals. He is a fellow of the American Physical Society, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and the World Economic Forum. He is the recipient of the Andrew Gemant Award...
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Title:The Dark Side of the Universe: A Scientist Explores the Mysteries of the CosmosFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.5 inPublished:August 28, 1989Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

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ISBN - 10:0385262124

ISBN - 13:9780385262125

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Award-winning writer and physicist James Trefil takes the reader on a tantalizing journey to the outer reaches of the universe and examines one of astronomy's most recent discoveries--that the nighttime sky seen by the human eye represents little more than a minor portion of the universe