Trivia lover"s lists of nearly everything in the universe

50,000+ big & little things organized by type and kind
  • 640 Pages
  • 4.90 MB
  • 6845 Downloads
  • English

Random House Reference , New York
Curiosities and wonders., Trivia., L
Statementedited by Barbara Ann Kipfer.
ContributionsKipfer, Barbara Ann.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsAG243 .T75 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination640 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23115263M
ISBN 10037542606X
ISBN 139780375426063
LC Control Number2006050383

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Great for the kids and good for parents, too' - Sunday Express. Praise for A Short History of Nearly Everything: 'It's the sort of book I would have devoured as a teenager. It might well turn unsuspecting young readers into scientists.'. A comprehensive database of more than 24 universe quizzes online, test your knowledge with universe quiz questions.

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One of the world’s most beloved and bestselling writers takes his ultimate journey -- into the most intriguing and intractable questions that science seeks to answer. In A Walk in the Woods, Bill Bryson trekked the Appalachian Trail -- well, most of it. In In A Sunburned Country, he confronted some of the most lethal wildlife Australia has to offer.

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It’s applying things from evolutionary systems to cities, to financial markets. Since the great explosion of interest in chaos theory in the 80s and early 90s I haven’t seen anything of significance for the last decade or so, but in.

I discovered 'The Universe Below' by William J. Broad when I read Bill Bryson's 'A Short History of Nearly Everything', years ago. I got Broad's book at that time, and after it had spent many years in my bookshelf, I decided to read it now for 'Science September'.

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As the title describes, this book is about the deep part of the ocean/5(13). There are so many other trivia books out there, but The Best Bar Trivia Book Ever: All You Need for Pub Quiz Domination or Game Night Trivia: Trivia Questions to. Terrific book jam-packed with information on everything from the far edge of the Universe, through our galaxy, and our solar system, to our very own planet, Earth.

The information is, for the most part, accessible for all readers, and there are tasty factoids and discussions on everything from alternate universes, life on Mars and quantum /5(13). A world renowned physicist, intellectual titan and a globally recognised luminary, Stephen Hawking transformed the face of popular science publishing with his succinct, entertaining and brilliantly lucid account of our relationship with the universe’, his major work, A Brief History of is also the author of works including The Illustrated Brief History of Time and The Universe in a.

A book that does pretty much what it says on the tin, providing an 'astronomer's guide' to the universe. Jo Dunkley does so in an approachable, non-technical style, generally speaking not doing anything that a number of other such guides haven't done in the past (all the way back to the likes of Patrick Moore), but with good up-to-date content/5(21).

Bang. is the first book you selected, subtitled “A Complete History of the Universe”. Please give us a précis. This book is a general overview of astronomy, and doesn’t go into detail about any one thing. It basically takes the reader on a tour of the entire universe, and tells you everything you want to know.

Another one that has to be on any list like this is The First Three Minutes by Steven Weinberg, a Nobel ’s a relatively slim volume, in which he describes what happened in the first three minutes of the Big Bang, as it was known and understood back then [].Libraries are open for the loaning of items, use of computers, accessing Wi-Fi and for printing, photocopying or scanning.

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A superior account of how astronomers discovered that they knew almost nothing about 96 percent of the universe. Science writer Panek (The Invisible Century: Einstein, Freud, and the Search for Hidden Universes,etc.) points out that 50 years ago astronomers assumed they understood the cosmos and its history from the big bang to galaxy formation to its ultimate fate as expansion continued.