Space: 10 Things You Should Know

Rebecca Smethurst

Format: Hardback

Publisher: Orion Publishing Co

Published: 05-09-2019


Oxford University astrophysicist Dr Becky Smethurst presents what you need to know about the universe in ten beautifully crafted essays for people short on time.

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‘Bite-sized, cutting edge science delivered with enormous enthusiasm – all you need to travel the cosmos’ CHRIS LINTOTT ‘A lot of astrophysics is packed into this neat little book . . . I guarantee you will come away knowing your dark matter from your supermassive black holes’ JIM AL-KHALILI This book is for anyone who wants to easily understand the mind-blowing fundamentals of our extraordinary, expanding universe.Written by Oxford astrophysicist Dr Becky Smethurst and composed of ten captivating, simple essays, it guides you swiftly through the galaxies, explaining the mysteries of black holes, dark matter and what existed before the Big Bang, presenting the evidence as to whether we really are alone, illuminating what we still don’t know, and much more besides.If you have big questions about Space, this book will provide you with the answers in an engaging and succinct way.

Additional information

Weight 0.208 kg
Dimensions 20 × 134 × 202 mm
Page Count 128