Origins: Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic Evolution

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W. W. Norton & Company, 2004 - Science - 345 pages
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In this companion to a PBS series, the authors explore cosmic science's stunning new insights into the formation and evolution of the universe--of the cosmos, of galaxies and galaxy clusters, of stars within galaxies, of planets that orbit those stars, and more.
  

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Scientists are achieving a new understanding about the origins of our universe as the disciplines of geology, biology, and astrophysics bleed into one another. Astrophysicist Tyson is the director of ... Read full review

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Neil deGrasse Tyson is an astrophysicist and director of New York City's Hayden Planetarium.

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