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The Edge Of The Sky : All You Need To Know About The All-there-is (2014)
(eAudiobook)


Published: [United States] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2014
Edition:  Unabridged
Description:  1 online resource (1 audio file (1hr., 29 min.)) : digital
ISBN/ISSN: 9781483022048 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 1483022048 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book),
Language:  English


Read by Bronson Pinchot

From the big bang to black holes, from dark matter to dark energy, from the origins of the universe to its ultimate destiny, The Edge of the Sky tells the story of the most important discoveries and mysteries in modern cosmology-with a twist. The book's lexicon is limited to the thousand most common words in the English language, even excluding physics, energy, galaxy, and universe. Through the eyes of a fictional scientist (Student-People) hunting for dark matter with one of the biggest telescopes (Big-Seers) on Earth (Home-World), cosmologist Roberto Trotta explores the most important ideas about our universe (All-There-Is) in language simple enough for anyone to understand.A unique blend of literary experimentation and science popularization, this delightful book is a perfect gift for any aspiring astronomer. The Edge of the Sky tells the story of the universe on a human scale, and the result is out of this world

Mode of access: World Wide Web

Related Searches:
Cosmology -- Popular works
Astronomy -- Popular works
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Added--201504 hpla

Additional Credits:
Pinchot, Bronson, narrator
hoopla digital

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