ERIC Number: ED156449
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Readings from "Scientific American": Cosmology + 1.
Scientific American, Inc., New York, NY.
Eleven articles from "Scientific American" are reprinted in this volume. The articles describe various aspects of our search for an understanding of the universe as a whole. Included are descriptions of galaxies, of the pervasive background radiation, and of non-Euclidian space. Also included are two recent articles on black holes. The final article concerns the search for extraterrestrial intelligence. (BB)
Descriptors: Astronomy, Evolution, Physics, Relativity, Science Education, Space, Space Sciences, Time
W. H. Freeman and Company, 660 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94104 (Order Number ISBN 0-7167-0042-5; No price quoted)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Scientific American, Inc., New York, NY.