Patterns In The Void: Why Nothing Is Important

By: Odenwald, Sten

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Close to new, a few specks on front endpaper. Binding firm. Text clean. Titling bright silver on black boards. Has several glossy color photos of deep space. An astronomer explains to laymen his evolving concepts of the strurcture of the universe and the implications for philosophy. index, bibliography.


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Patterns in the Void examines the great dark matter and dark regions that pervade the universe, from elementary particles to the immense areas of "vacuum" that make up most of deep space, and everything that is - or is not. Like the void itself, the book ranges in temporal and spatial scales - from our human world, down to the molecular and subatomic world, and up into the farthest reaches of the expanding universe. Building upon the great theories that broke through physics and biophysics in the twentieth century, Patterns in the Void weaves the human element into understanding modern science, telling stories of ancient sacrifices, paranormal experiences, purported alien abductions, and more - all part of the human dilemma to make sense about the vast unknown.

Title: Patterns In The Void: Why Nothing Is Important

Author Name: Odenwald, Sten

Categories: General,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Basic Books: 2002

ISBN Number: 0813339383

ISBN Number 13: 9780813339382

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Seller ID: 503004627

Keywords: Astronomy. Science.