Cosmos 1 csillagozás

Carl Sagan: Cosmos Carl Sagan: Cosmos Carl Sagan: Cosmos

This work is the story of 15 billion years of cosmic evolution, transforming matter and life into consciousness, how science and civilization grew up together and the forces and individuals who helped shape modern science. The book aims to make scientific ideas accessible and exciting. It is based on the television series of the same name. Subjects covered include the ancient library of Alexandria, the death of the sun, the evolution of galaxies, space missions and hieroglyphics.

Eredeti megjelenés éve: 1980

Ballantine Books, New York, 1985
324 oldal · ISBN: 9780345331359
Abacus, London, 1983
416 oldal · ISBN: 9780349107035

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Várólistára tette 10

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Népszerű idézetek


Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.


Astronomically, the U.S.S.R. and the United States are the same place.


Every thinking person fears nuclear war, and every technological state plans for it. Everyone knows it is madness, and every nation has an excuse.


There will be no humans elsewhere. Only here. Only on this small planet. We are a rare as well as an endangered species. Every one of us is, in the cosmic perspective, precious. If a human disagrees with you, let him live. In a hundred billion galaxies, you will not find another.

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