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The Resource Chandra's cosmos : dark matter, black holes, and other wonders revealed by NASA's premier X-ray observatory, Wallace H. Tucker

Chandra's cosmos : dark matter, black holes, and other wonders revealed by NASA's premier X-ray observatory, Wallace H. Tucker

Label
Chandra's cosmos : dark matter, black holes, and other wonders revealed by NASA's premier X-ray observatory
Title
Chandra's cosmos
Title remainder
dark matter, black holes, and other wonders revealed by NASA's premier X-ray observatory
Statement of responsibility
Wallace H. Tucker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tucker, Wallace H
Dewey number
523.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB472
LC item number
.T8114 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chandra X-ray Observatory (U.S.)
  • X-ray astronomy
  • Cosmology
  • Astronomy
  • Telescopes
Target audience
adult
Label
Chandra's cosmos : dark matter, black holes, and other wonders revealed by NASA's premier X-ray observatory, Wallace H. Tucker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, Internet addresses and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cool stories from the hot universe -- The big. Galaxy clusters ; The evidence for dark matter ; Cold dark matter ; Dark matter going bananas ; The wonderful-- and fearful-- dark side ; What is dark energy? ; The cosmic web -- The bad. Taking pleasure in the dimness of stars ; Cygnus X-1, microquasars, and the galactic jet set ; Downtown Milky Way ; The secret in the middle ; Ducks unlimited ; The origin and growth of supermassive black holes ; Green black holes ; Black hole feedback -- The beautiful. Going not gentle into that good night ; Core collapse ; The Crab and other pulsar wind nebulas ; A thin cosmic rain : particles from outer space ; Elemental change ; Cosmic renewal
Extent
266 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9781588345875
Lccn
2016016560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
  • 1812347
  • 851562
Label
Chandra's cosmos : dark matter, black holes, and other wonders revealed by NASA's premier X-ray observatory, Wallace H. Tucker
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, Internet addresses and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cool stories from the hot universe -- The big. Galaxy clusters ; The evidence for dark matter ; Cold dark matter ; Dark matter going bananas ; The wonderful-- and fearful-- dark side ; What is dark energy? ; The cosmic web -- The bad. Taking pleasure in the dimness of stars ; Cygnus X-1, microquasars, and the galactic jet set ; Downtown Milky Way ; The secret in the middle ; Ducks unlimited ; The origin and growth of supermassive black holes ; Green black holes ; Black hole feedback -- The beautiful. Going not gentle into that good night ; Core collapse ; The Crab and other pulsar wind nebulas ; A thin cosmic rain : particles from outer space ; Elemental change ; Cosmic renewal
Extent
266 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9781588345875
Lccn
2016016560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
  • 1812347
  • 851562

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