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Author Gates, Evalyn.
Title Einstein's telescope : the hunt for dark matter and dark energy in the universe / Evalyn Gates.
Published New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2009.
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 Floor4  QB791.3.G38 2009    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, 305 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-289) and index.
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.
Subject Dark matter (Astronomy)
Dark energy (Astronomy)
ISBN 9780393062380 (hardcover)
0393062384 (hardcover)
OCLC number 227016226