Astrophysics for People in a Hurry HC

Author(s): Neil deGrasse Tyson

Science

There's no better guide through mind-expanding questions such as what the nature of space and time is, how we fit within the universe, and how the universe fits within us than 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 digestible chapters consumable any time and anywhere in the busy day. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry reveals 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 and from the search for planets to the search for life in the universe.


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"Tyson is an entertaining writer with a startling imagination..." -- Sky at Night

Neil deGrasse Tyson iis an astrophysicist with the American Museum of Natural History, director of its world-famous Hayden Planetarium, host of the hit radio and TV show StarTalk, and an award-winning author. He lives in New York City.

General Fields

  • : 9780393609394
  • : WW Norton & Co
  • : WW Norton & Co
  • : February 2017
  • : 210mm X 140mm
  • : United States
  • : May 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 224
  • : Neil deGrasse Tyson
  • : Hardback
  • : 517
  • : English
  • : 523.01
  • : General Adult
  • : 2017005442