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Black Holes Explained (The Great Courses, 1841) by Alex Filippenko - 2009 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000002968)

Black Holes Explained (The Great Courses, 1841)

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Black Holes Explained (The Great Courses, 1841)

by Alex Filippenko

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company, 2009. DVD. Twelve 30-minute lectures on two Fine DVDs in a Fine original case along with a Fine 84-page paperback Course Guidebook. Disks show little sign of prior use. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting.

Drawing on extensive graphics, including hundreds of stunning astronomical images, Dr. Filippenko shows how scientists have been able to read the evidence to surmise a great deal about objects that are inherently invisible.
Contents:
Lecture 1 A General Introduction to Black Holes ;
Lecture 2 The Violent Deaths of Massive Stars ;
Lecture 3 Gamma-Ray Bursts—The Birth of Black Holes ;
Lecture 4 Searching for Stellar-Mass Black Holes ;
Lecture 5 Monster of the Milky Way and Other Galaxies ;
Lecture 6 Quasars—Feasting Supermassive Black Holes ;
Lecture 7 Gravitational Waves—Ripples in Space-Time ;
Lecture 8 The Wildest Ride in the Universe ;
Lecture 9 Shortcuts through the Universe and Beyond? ;
Lecture 10 Stephen Hawking and Black Hole Evaporation ;
Lecture 11 Black Holes and the Holographic Universe ;
Lecture 12 Black Holes and the Large Hadron Collider.

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Seller Inventory #
RWARE0000002968
Title
Black Holes Explained (The Great Courses, 1841)
Author
Alex Filippenko
Format/binding
DVD
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Unknown
ISBN 10
1598035894
ISBN 13
9781598035896
Publisher
Teaching Company
Place of Publication
Chantilly, Virginia
Date published
2009
Keywords
Great Courses, Teaching Company, audiobook, audio book, physics, astrophysics, black holes
Bookseller catalogs
Science & Technology; The Great Courses / The Teaching Company;
Size
8vo

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