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The Resource The mysterious universe : supernovae, dark energy, and black holes, text by Ellen Jackson ; photographs and illustrations by Nic Bishop

The mysterious universe : supernovae, dark energy, and black holes, text by Ellen Jackson ; photographs and illustrations by Nic Bishop

Label
The mysterious universe : supernovae, dark energy, and black holes
Title
The mysterious universe
Title remainder
supernovae, dark energy, and black holes
Statement of responsibility
text by Ellen Jackson ; photographs and illustrations by Nic Bishop
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the top of Mauna Kea in Hawaii to Mount Hamilton in California, author Ellen Jackson and photographer Nic Bishop invite you to join Alex Filippenko and the High-Z Supernova Search Team, a group of scientists dedicated to unlocking some of the spectacular secrets of the universe. Alex and his team search for supernovae, objects that mark the death of great stars, and dark energy, the mysterious force that constantly pushes the universe apart
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jackson, Ellen
Dewey number
523.8/4465
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.5
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Supernovae
  • Dark energy (Astronomy)
  • Black holes (Astronomy)
  • Astronomy
  • Supernovae
  • Dark energy (Astronomy)
  • Black holes (Astronomy)
  • Astronomy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The mysterious universe : supernovae, dark energy, and black holes, text by Ellen Jackson ; photographs and illustrations by Nic Bishop
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 54-55) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- A blast from the past -- Pinpricks of light -- Two dazzling domes -- Darkness everywhere -- Black holes behaving badly
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
60 pages
Isbn
9780606339933
Lccn
2007041165
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn173749331
  • (Sirsi) o173749331
  • (OCoLC)173749331
Label
The mysterious universe : supernovae, dark energy, and black holes, text by Ellen Jackson ; photographs and illustrations by Nic Bishop
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 54-55) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- A blast from the past -- Pinpricks of light -- Two dazzling domes -- Darkness everywhere -- Black holes behaving badly
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
60 pages
Isbn
9780606339933
Lccn
2007041165
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn173749331
  • (Sirsi) o173749331
  • (OCoLC)173749331

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