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The ultimate fate of the universe

Code: KOS0609
Auteurs: J.N.Islam
ISBN: 9780521113120
Uitgever: Cambridge university press
Uitgegeven: 2009
Taal: eng
Korte beschrijving: This book describes what will ultimately happen to the contents of the universe. To understand the universe in the far future, we must first describe its present state and structure on the grand scale, and how its present properties arose. Dr Islam explains these topics in an accessible way in the first part of the book. From this background he speculates about the future evolution of the universe and predicts the major changes that will occur. The author has largely avoided mathematical formalism and therefore the book is well suited to general readers with a modest background knowledge of physics and astronomy.