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The Resource Once before time : a whole story of the universe, Martin Bojowald

Once before time : a whole story of the universe, Martin Bojowald

Label
Once before time : a whole story of the universe
Title
Once before time
Title remainder
a whole story of the universe
Statement of responsibility
Martin Bojowald
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Traces how the author, a physics professor, used the new science of loop quantum gravity to create a simple model of the universe that launched loop quantum cosmology, proposing the theory that the universe undergoes an infinite series of expansions and contractions through time
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bojowald, Martin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB981
LC item number
.B684 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosmology
  • Beginning
  • Space and time
Label
Once before time : a whole story of the universe, Martin Bojowald
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Gravitation -- Quantum theory -- An interlude on the role of mathematics -- Quantum gravity -- Observational cosmology -- Black holes -- The arrow of time -- Cosmogony -- One world -- Theory of everything? -- The limits of science and the nobility of nature
Control code
ocn701810424
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage books ed.
Extent
viii, 309 p.
Isbn
9780307474551
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)701810424
Label
Once before time : a whole story of the universe, Martin Bojowald
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Gravitation -- Quantum theory -- An interlude on the role of mathematics -- Quantum gravity -- Observational cosmology -- Black holes -- The arrow of time -- Cosmogony -- One world -- Theory of everything? -- The limits of science and the nobility of nature
Control code
ocn701810424
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage books ed.
Extent
viii, 309 p.
Isbn
9780307474551
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)701810424

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