The 4 Percent Universe

The 4 Percent Universe

Author: Richard Panek

Publisher:

ISBN: 0547577575

Category: Science

Page: 297

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Documents the recent efforts of scientists to explain the ninety-six percent of the universe not comprised of known matter, drawing on interviews with leading figures to describe the rivalries, collaborations, and discoveries that are redefining current understandings.

The 4 Percent Universe
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: Richard Panek
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

Documents the recent efforts of scientists to explain the ninety-six percent of the universe not comprised of known matter, drawing on interviews with leading figures to describe the rivalries, collaborations, and discoveries that are redefining current understandings.
The 4-Percent Universe
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Richard Panek
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Meet the players in the most fundamental scientific revolution since Copernicus The Facts of Matter It is one of the most disturbing aspects of our universe: only four per cent of it consists of the matter that makes up every star, planet, and every book. The rest is completely unknown.
Something Happened on the Way to Heaven
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Nish Gunawardena
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-26 - Publisher: BalboaPress

Raye is in love. His life on the East Coast is unfulfilled without her. She lives in another country. He takes a summer off from his busy graduate school life to be with her, but his journey to get out of his trap is interrupted by a mysterious messenger in
Look but Don't Touch
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Blake Chenault
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-23 - Publisher: Page Publishing Inc

The book takes a hard look at the current state of astronomy and details why scientists only understand 4 percent of the universe. The work also examines the intriguing paradox of why there is no proof of alien life when there are billions of planets. The search for life beyond
Quantum Shift
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Heidi Ann Russell
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-13 - Publisher: Liturgical Press

While the field of science has made incredible advances in the past century, and more and more scientists have gone to great lengths to make these developments accessible to the public, we still rarely hear ministers and communities of faith discussing the implications of these developments for the life of