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Title
Einstein's telescope Einstein's telescope :
Type
Text
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
charts
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Classification
LCC: QB791.3 .G38 2009 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 523.1/126 full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2008044455
Summary
Evalyn Gates transports us to the edge of science to explore the tool that unlocks the secrets of dark matter and dark energy. Based on the theory of general relativity, gravitational lensing, or 'Einstein's Telescope', is enabling discoveries that are taking us towards the next revolution in scientific thinking--one that may change our understanding of where the Universe came from and where it is going.
Table Of Contents
What is the universe made of?
A revolution in space and time
A cosmic expansion
Einstein's telescope
Machos and wimps
Black holes and planets
Weighing the universe
Cold dark matter
Tracing the invisible: and finding dark matter
An accelerating universe
The imprint of dark energy on the cosmic web
Gravity waves.
Authorized Access Point
Gates, Evalyn. Einstein's telescope