By George Gamow
One of the founders of massive Bang thought, Gamow strains the anatomy of topic when it comes to glossy physics. In language that is either scientifically actual and straightforward sufficient for nonspecialists, he explains the improvement of atomic conception from its earliest articulation by means of Democritus in 375 B.C. via experiences of nuclear reactions and radioactive decay. alongside the best way, Gamow discusses the formation of the celebrities and planets, the character of purple and white dwarfs, the scale of our stellar method, the infinity of area, and different interesting subjects.
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