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Author Malone, John Williams.

Title Unsolved mysteries of science : a mind-exanding journey through a universe of big bangs, particle waves, and other perplexing concepts / John Malone.

Publication Info. New York : MJF Books, [2001]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  500 MAL    AVAILABLE
Description ix, 230 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Form Also available as an electronic book via the World Wide Web to institutions affiliated with NetLibrary, Inc.
Contents How did the universe begin? -- How did life on earth get started? -- What causes mass extinctions? -- What is the inside of the earth like? -- What causes ice ages? -- Were dinosaurs warm-blooded? -- Is there a missing link? -- What caused the "big bang" in human culture? -- How do we learn language? -- Are dolphins as smart as we are? -- How do birds migrate? -- What is red? -- How did Mayan astronomers know so much? -- What is gravity? -- What is light? -- Why is there so much quantum frustration? -- What are black holes really like? -- How old is the universe? -- Are there multiple universes? -- How many dimensions are there? -- How will the universe end?
Subject Science -- Miscellanea.
Indexed Term Mysteries.
ISBN 1567317294

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