The Resource Origins : the scientific story of creation, Jim Baggott

Origins : the scientific story of creation, Jim Baggott

Label
Origins : the scientific story of creation
Title
Origins
Title remainder
the scientific story of creation
Statement of responsibility
Jim Baggott
Title variation
Origins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What is the nature of the material world? How does it work? What is the universe and how was it formed? What is life? Where do we come from and how did we evolve? How and why do we think? What does it mean to be human? How do we know?There are many different versions of our creation story. This book tells the version according to modern science. It is a unique account, starting at the Big Bang and travelling right up to the emergence of humans as conscious intelligent beings, 13.8 billion years later. Chapter by chapter, it sets out the current state of scientific knowledge: the origins of space
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baggott, J. E
Dewey number
523.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QB982
LC item number
.B384 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beginning
  • Cosmography
  • Cosmology
  • Astronomy
  • Solar system
  • Universe
Label
Origins : the scientific story of creation, Jim Baggott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 403 pages
Isbn
9780198707646
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • ocn907661249
  • (OCoLC)907661249
Label
Origins : the scientific story of creation, Jim Baggott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 403 pages
Isbn
9780198707646
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • ocn907661249
  • (OCoLC)907661249

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