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Welcome to the Universe is a private guided travel of the cosmos by way of 3 of state-of-the-art top astrophysicists. encouraged by way of the significantly renowned introductory astronomy direction that Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael A. Strauss, and J. Richard Gott taught jointly at Princeton, this e-book covers it all--from planets, stars, and galaxies to black holes, wormholes, and time travel.

Describing the most recent discoveries in astrophysics, the informative and pleasing narrative propels you from our domestic sun method to the outermost frontiers of area. How do stars reside and die? Why did Pluto lose its planetary prestige? What are the customers for clever lifestyles in different places within the universe? How did the universe start? Why is it increasing and why is its growth accelerating? Is our universe by myself or a part of an unlimited multiverse? Answering those and plenty of different questions, the authors open your eyes to the wonders of the cosmos, sharing their wisdom of ways the universe works.

Breathtaking in scope and stunningly illustrated all through, Welcome to the Universe is should you starvation for insights into our evolving universe that simply world-class astrophysicists can provide.

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