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How did we find out about the universe?

Isaac Asimov

How did we find out about the universe?

by Isaac Asimov

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Published by Walker & Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cosmology -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Cosmology.

  • About the Edition

    Explains how our conception of the size of the universe has changed as astronomers and their instruments have become more sophisticated.

    Edition Notes

    StatementIsaac Asimov ; illustrated by David Wool.
    SeriesHow did we find out-- series / by Isaac Asimov
    ContributionsWool, David, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB983 .A85 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3505417M
    ISBN 100802764770, 0802764762
    ISBN 109780802764775
    LC Control Number82042531

    The universe responds, and will give you a sign (within hours) that you are creating your desire. Now, if this doesn’t excite you, you don’t understand how this works. You don’t have to wait for days, weeks, months, or years to find out if you are getting your dream. You don’t have to wonder if the law of attraction is working for :// Based on recent advancements in space telescope technology, scientists estimated that in the coming decades we'll confirm suspicions that we're not alone. "I think in the next 20 years we will find out we are not alone in the universe," NASA astronomer Kevin Hand said in footage filmed at the discussion and posted on ://

      The universe was born with the Big Bang as an unimaginably hot, dense point. When the universe was just of a second or so old — that is, a hundredth of a billionth of a trillionth of a This Is What We Don’t Know About The Universe. In recent days I’ve had some interesting conversations. There’s a giddiness going around, related to an outpouring of science love – the kind

      And because there’s still matter out there, we’d still have a universe and existence. Even though time itself could run out in other universes, in a multiverse, new universes are being born all the time. According to the physics, the number of new universes will always outnumber the old ones, so in theory, the number of universes is   We think that it was created in a great big explosion that occurred about 15 billion years ago. People have called it the "Big Bang." That probably sounds a little crazy. But when we look far out into the universe, we can see that everything is moving away, just as if it is all being blown apart by a big explosion! How is gravity measured?


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