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The Resource We're the center of the universe! : science's biggest mistakes about astronomy and physics, Christine Zuchora-Walske, (electronic resource)

We're the center of the universe! : science's biggest mistakes about astronomy and physics, Christine Zuchora-Walske, (electronic resource)

Label
We're the center of the universe! : science's biggest mistakes about astronomy and physics
Title
We're the center of the universe!
Title remainder
science's biggest mistakes about astronomy and physics
Statement of responsibility
Christine Zuchora-Walske
Title variation
We are the center of the universe!
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Did you know that hundreds of years ago, the sun orbited Earth? Actually, this isn't true, but people thought it was! Discover other missteps and odd theories in physics and astronomy."--
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Zuchora-Walske, Christine
Dewey number
520
LC call number
QB46
LC item number
.Z83 2015
Series statement
Science gets it wrong
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  • Astronomy
  • Cosmology
  • Physics
  • Errors, Scientific
Label
We're the center of the universe! : science's biggest mistakes about astronomy and physics, Christine Zuchora-Walske, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 30-31) and index
Contents
We're the center of the universe! -- Those goofy wandering stars -- Hot times on planet sun -- Beware the Martian hordes! -- Poor little Pluto -- Our lives are written in the stars -- As earth moves, the oceans slosh -- Don't get hit by a comet! -- Smackdown! golf ball vs. bowling ball -- Everything is made of earth, air, fire, and water -- No matter? no light -- The unchanging universe
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001291897
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781467736633
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013045903
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001291897
Label
We're the center of the universe! : science's biggest mistakes about astronomy and physics, Christine Zuchora-Walske, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 30-31) and index
Contents
We're the center of the universe! -- Those goofy wandering stars -- Hot times on planet sun -- Beware the Martian hordes! -- Poor little Pluto -- Our lives are written in the stars -- As earth moves, the oceans slosh -- Don't get hit by a comet! -- Smackdown! golf ball vs. bowling ball -- Everything is made of earth, air, fire, and water -- No matter? no light -- The unchanging universe
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001291897
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781467736633
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013045903
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001291897

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