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Death stars, weird galaxies, and a quasar-spangled universe : the discoveries of the Very Large Array telescope

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Bloomfield Public Library 522.68 TASCHEK (Text)
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  • ISBN: 0826332110 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: ix, 78 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2006.

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Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A tour of the Very Large Array -- Other famous telescopes -- Probing the planets : red-hot, icy Mercury, killer winds on Jupiter, and summering on Uranus -- Doughnuts in space : the life and explosive end of stars like the sun -- Death stars and starving black holes -- A zoo of galaxies -- The big bang of the universe -- The future of radio astronomy.
Subject: Radio astronomy.
Very Large Array.
Galaxies.
Solar system.
Discoveries in science.


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