The universe within discovering the common history of rocks, planets, and people

by Shubin, Neil.

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Summary
Shubin shows how the entirety of the universe's fourteen-billion-year history can be seen in our bodies as he moves from our very molecular composition (a result of stellar events at the origin of our solar system) through the workings of our eyes
Contents
Rocking our world
Blasts from the past
Lucky stars
About time
The ascent of big
Connecting the dots
Kings of the hill
Fevers and chills
Cold facts
Mothers of invention

Additional Information
Subjects Geology
Petrology
Science
Nonfiction
Earth (Planet) Origin.
Electronic books.
Publisher New York :Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group2013
2013
Edition 1st ed.
Contributors OverDrive, Inc.
Language English
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Format: OverDrive READ
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Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages [191]-208) and index
ISBN 9780307907868
9780307907868
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