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Title:
Black holes
Author:
Nardo, Don, 1947-
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Publication Information:
San Diego : Lucent Books, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
111 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Summary:
Discusses the history and current state of scientific understanding of black holes, exploring what they are, how they are formed, potential uses, and what they tell us about the fate of the universe.
Language:
English
Contents:
Gravity and early predictions of black holes -- Dying stars and the formation of black holes -- Properties and potential uses of black holes -- Detecting black holes through indirect means -- Giant black holes and the fate of the universe -- Can black holes be used as cosmic gateways?
Reading Level:
1310 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 10.1 4.0 74581.

Reading Counts RC 6-8 8.2 8 Quiz: 37440 Guided reading level: Z.
ISBN:
9781590181010
Format :
Book

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