. Building on the wonder inspired by outer space, Astrophysics for Young People in a Hurry introduces an exciting field and the principles of scientific inquiry to young readers. Astrophysics for young people in a hurry describes the fundamental rules and unknowns of our universe clearly—and with Tyson’s characteristic wit, there’s a lot of fun thrown in, too.
Astrophysics for Young People in a Hurry #ad - This adaptation by gregory Mone includes full-color photos, infographics, and extra explanations to make even the trickiest concepts accessible.
Astrophysics for People in a HurryW. W. Norton & Company #ad - Over a year on the new York Times bestseller list and more than a million copies sold. The essential universe, from our most celebrated and beloved astrophysicist. What is the nature of space and time? how do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There’s no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed astrophysicist and best-selling author Neil deGrasse Tyson.
But today, few of us have time to contemplate the cosmos. So tyson brings the universe down to Earth succinctly and clearly, with sparkling wit, in tasty chapters consumable anytime and anywhere in your busy day. While you wait for your morning coffee to brew, astrophysics for people in a hurry will reveal just what you need to be fluent and ready for the next cosmic headlines: from the Big Bang to black holes, from quarks to quantum mechanics, the train, for the bus, or a plane to arrive, and from the search for planets to the search for life in the universe.
Albert Einstein and Relativity for Kids: His Life and Ideas with 21 Activities and Thought Experiments For Kids seriesChicago Review Press #ad - Suggestions for further study, a time line, and sidebars on the work of other physicists of the day make this an incredibly accessible resource for inquisitive children. Best known for his general theory of relativity and the famous equation linking mass and energy, E = mc², Albert Einstein had a lasting impact on the world of science, the extent of which is illuminated—along with his fascinating life and unique personality—in this lively history.
In addition to learning all about einstein’s important contributions to science, from proving the existence and size of atoms and launching the field of quantum mechanics to creating models of the universe that led to the discovery of black holes and the big bang theory, young physicists will participate in activities and thought experiments to bring his theories and ideas to life.
Albert Einstein and Relativity for Kids: His Life and Ideas with 21 Activities and Thought Experiments For Kids series #ad - Such activities include using dominoes to model a nuclear chain reaction, creating blue skies and red sunsets in a soda bottle, replicating the expanding universe in a microwave oven, and calculating the speed of light using a melted chocolate bar.
A Black Hole Is Not a HoleCharlesbridge #ad - Budding astronomers and scientists will love this humorous introduction to the extremely complex concept of black holes. Children and adults alike will learn a ton of spacey facts in this far-out book that’s sure to excite even the youngest of astrophiles. With space facts and answers about the galaxies ours, and others A Black Hole is NOT a Hole takes readers on a ride that will stretch their minds around the phenomenon known as a black hole.
Paintings by michael carroll, such as how light bends, help readers visualize the facts and ideas presented in the text, coupled with real telescopic images, and what a supernova looks like. In lively and text, the book starts off with a thorough explanation of gravity and the role it plays in the formation of black holes.
A Black Hole Is Not a Hole #ad - Back matter includes a timeline which sums up important findings discussed throughout, while the glossary and index provide a quick point of reference for readers.
Letters from an AstrophysicistW. W. Norton & Company #ad - Now, tyson invites us to go behind the scenes of his public fame by revealing his correspondence with people across the globe who have sought him out in search of answers. In this hand-picked collection of 101 letters, philosophy, faith, and of course, life, Tyson draws upon cosmic perspectives to address a vast array of questions about science, Pluto.
His succinct, passionate, opinionated, and often funny responses reflect his popularity and standing as a leading educator. Tyson’s 2017 bestseller astrophysics for People in a Hurry offered more than one million readers an insightful and accessible understanding of the universe. Tyson’s most candid and heartfelt writing yet, Letters from an Astrophysicist introduces us to a newly personal dimension of Tyson’s quest to explore our place in the cosmos.
Letters from an Astrophysicist #ad - New york times bestsellerA luminous companion to the phenomenal bestseller Astrophysics for People in a Hurry. Astrophysicist neil degrasse tyson has attracted one of the world’s largest online followings with his fascinating, widely accessible insights into science and our universe.
StarTalk: Everything You Ever Need to Know About Space Travel, Sci-Fi, the Human Race, the Universe, and BeyondNational Geographic #ad - Fun, smart, and laugh-out-loud funny, this book is the perfect guide to everything you ever wanted to know about the universe—and beyond. This illustrated companion to the popular podcast and National Geographic Channel show is an eye-opening journey for anyone curious about our universe, space, astronomy and the complexities of the cosmos.
For decades, beloved astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has interpreted science with a combination of brainpower and charm that resonates with fans everywhere. This pioneering, space, his beloved podcast and television show devoted to solving the most confounding mysteries of Earth, provocative book brings together the best of StarTalk, and what it means to be human.
StarTalk: Everything You Ever Need to Know About Space Travel, Sci-Fi, the Human Race, the Universe, and Beyond #ad - Filled with brilliant sidebars, and unforgettable quotes from Tyson and his brilliant cohort of science and entertainment luminaries, vivid photography, StarTalk will help answer all of your most pressing questions about our world—from how the brain works to the physics of comic book superheroes.
Introducing Quantum Theory: A Graphic Guide Introducing...Icon Books Ltd #ad - The puzzle of the wave-particle duality is here, along with descriptions of the two questions raised against Bohr's "Copenhagen Interpretation" - the famous "dead and alive cat" and the EPR paradox. And yet the theory is amazingly accurate and widely applied, explaining all of chemistry and most of physics.
Each contributed at least one crucial concept to the theory. Quantum theory confronts us with bizarre paradoxes which contradict the logic of classical physics. Both remain unresolved. Introducing quantum theory" takes us on a step-by-step tour with the key figures, Einstein, including Planck, Bohr, Heisenberg and Schrodinger.
Introducing Quantum Theory: A Graphic Guide Introducing... #ad - At the subatomic level, and according to Heisenberg's "uncertainty principle", one particle seems to know what the others are doing, there is a limit on how accurately nature can be observed.
Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic QuandariesW. W. Norton & Company #ad - One of america's best-known astrophysicists, Tyson is a natural teacher who simplifies the complexities of astrophysics while sharing his infectious fascination for our universe. Bringing together more than forty of tyson's favorite essays, Death by Black Hole explores a myriad of cosmic topics, from what it would be like to be inside a black hole to the movie industry's feeble efforts to get its night skies right.
. Tyson tackles a great range of subjects…with great humor, humility, and—most important—humanity. Entertainment weeklyloyal readers of the monthly "Universe" essays in Natural History magazine have long recognized Neil deGrasse Tyson's talent for guiding them through the mysteries of the cosmos with clarity and enthusiasm.
George's Secret Key to the UniverseSimon & Schuster Books for Young Readers #ad - George's secret key to the universe was a New York Times bestseller and a selection of Al's Book Club on the Today show. It's the story of george, his daughter, who's taken through the vastness of space by a scientist, and their super-computer named Cosmos. In their bestselling book for young readers, noted physicist Stephen Hawking and his daughter, Lucy, provide a grand and funny adventure that explains fascinating information about our universe, including Dr.
Hawking's latest ideas about black holes.
Starstruck: The Cosmic Journey of Neil deGrasse TysonCrown Books for Young Readers #ad - It will ignite your own sense of wonder. A picture-book biography on science superstar neil deGrasse Tyson, the groundbreaking American astrophysicist whose work has inspired a generation of young scientists and astronomers to reach for the stars! Perfect for STEM curricula and readers of all ages. Young neil degrasse tyson was starstruck when he first visited the sky theater at the Hayden Planetarium in New York City.
His quest for knowledge took him from the roof of his apartment building to a science expedition in northwest Africa, to a summer astronomy camp beneath a desert sky, and finally back home to become the director of the Hayden Planetarium, where it all began. That discovery was like rocket fuel for Neil's passion about space.
Starstruck: The Cosmic Journey of Neil deGrasse Tyson #ad - This story of how one boy's quest for knowledge about space leads him to become a star scientist is perfect for young readers who are fascinated by the universe, aspiring scientists, and the dreamer in all of us. Before long, neil became America's favorite guide to the cosmos. He couldn't believe the crowded, glittering night sky at the planetarium was real--until a visit to the country years later revealed the impossible.
Everything about Black Holes Astronomy Books Grade 6 | Astronomy & Space ScienceBaby Professor #ad - Is it true that within a black hole is a polarity so intense that not even light can escape? But despite that, there has been several studies made by scientists about the subject. The most interesting fruits of the years of labor and observation have been recorded in the pages of this reference book for sixth graders.
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