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Mysteries of space.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville J 523.1 Gau (Text) 32604030014430 DCTPLD J New Books Checked out 09/25/2019
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library TEEN 530 GAUGHAN (Text) 39206021447477 Teen NF Available -
Warren PL - Warren TW 523.1 GAU (Text) 33450000616605 Tween Non-fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 0766099660
  • ISBN: 9780766099661
  • ISBN: 0766099652
  • ISBN: 9780766099654
  • Physical Description: 80 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
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  • Publisher: New York, NY : Enslow Publishing, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Wormholes in the imagination -- Theories of gravity -- What is the universe? -- Scientific reasoning -- Proving general relativity -- Through the wormhole.
Summary, etc.: "A wormhole is a tubelike distortion of time and space connecting distant places in the universe. Wormholes have been featured in many movies, but can they really exist? Wormholes are a prediction of scientific theories, and the precision of mathematics allows them to be described, even before they have ever been seen. Untangling complex physics theories with accessible language and captivating imagery, this text explores the development and evaluation of scientific theories behind wormholes. Supporting the Next Generation Science Standards' emphasis on scientific collection and analysis of data and evidence-based theories, this book will help students grasp the importance of mathematical models of reality, laying the groundwork for a deeper understanding of the nature of science."--
Target Audience Note:
Grades 7 to 12.
1030L Lexile
Subject: Wormholes (Physics)
Space and time
General relativity (Physics)
Cosmology
General relativity (Physics) Juvenile literature
Cosmology Juvenile literature
Space and time Juvenile literature
Wormholes (Physics) Juvenile literature
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Juvenile works.
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