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Reinventing gravity : a physicist goes beyond Einstein, John W. Moffat

Label
Reinventing gravity : a physicist goes beyond Einstein
Title
Reinventing gravity
Title remainder
a physicist goes beyond Einstein
Statement of responsibility
John W. Moffat
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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285696
Cataloging source
DLC
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Moffat, John W
Dewey number
530.14/3
Index
no index present
LC call number
QC178
LC item number
.M64 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Quantum gravity
  • Astrophysics
  • General relativity (Physics)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a physicist goes beyond Einstein
Label
Reinventing gravity : a physicist goes beyond Einstein, John W. Moffat
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A new gravity theory -- The elusive planet Vulcan, a parable -- Discovering and reinventing gravity -- The Greeks to Newton -- Einstein -- The standard model of gravity -- The beginnings of modern cosmology -- Dark matter -- Conventional black holes -- Updating the standard model -- Inflation and variable speed of light (VSL) -- New cosmological data -- Searching for a new gravity theory -- Strings and quantum gravity -- Other alternative gravity theories -- Modified gravity (MOG) -- Envisioning and testing the MOG universe -- The pioneer anomaly -- MOG as a predictive theory -- Cosmology without dark matter -- Do black holes exist in nature? -- Dark energy and the accelerating universe -- The eternal universe
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780061170881
Lccn
2008013391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 2008013391
  • (OCoLC)214067057
Label
Reinventing gravity : a physicist goes beyond Einstein, John W. Moffat
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A new gravity theory -- The elusive planet Vulcan, a parable -- Discovering and reinventing gravity -- The Greeks to Newton -- Einstein -- The standard model of gravity -- The beginnings of modern cosmology -- Dark matter -- Conventional black holes -- Updating the standard model -- Inflation and variable speed of light (VSL) -- New cosmological data -- Searching for a new gravity theory -- Strings and quantum gravity -- Other alternative gravity theories -- Modified gravity (MOG) -- Envisioning and testing the MOG universe -- The pioneer anomaly -- MOG as a predictive theory -- Cosmology without dark matter -- Do black holes exist in nature? -- Dark energy and the accelerating universe -- The eternal universe
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780061170881
Lccn
2008013391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 2008013391
  • (OCoLC)214067057

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