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- DescriptionHave you ever wished you could travel back in time? Or visit a galaxy light-years away? Or see a star being born? The Hubble telescope has allowed scientists to do just that. The Hubble s dazzling images have transformed astromy, shedding light on the deepest mysteries of the cosmos, sparking new discoveries and turning speculation into fact. Its gaze has helped astromersfind new galaxies, look back in time almost to the Big Bang, and verify the existence of dark energy, the mysterious force that is causing the expansion of the universe to accelerate. Through the eye of the Hubble, Elaine Scott skillfully guides readers along the evolution of our universe, investigating a question that was once unanswerable: Where did we come from?
- Author BiographyElaine Scott, a veteran nonfiction writer, is often praised for making complicated scientific concepts accessible for young readers. She is the author of several popular, well-received books on space, including Mars and the Search for Life, and When Is a Planet Not a Planet? The Story of Pluto. She lives in Houston, Texas.
- Author(s)Elaine Scott
- PublisherClarion Books
- Date of Publication24/01/2011
- SubjectSchool Textbooks & Study Guides: Maths, Science & Technical
- Country of PublicationChina
- ImprintClarion Books
- Content Notecolour illustrations
- Weight576 g
- Width261 mm
- Height261 mm
- Spine14 mm
- Format DetailsSewn,Paper over boards,With dust jacket
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