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Published: 25 July 2002

240 Pages | numerous figures


ISBN: 9780195145700

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The Biggest Bangs

The Mystery of Gamma-Ray Bursts, the Most Violent Explosions in the Universe

Jonathan I. Katz

  • Illuminates the "science wars" - shows how observations are a product of instrumental technology, not theory
  • Shows how science deals with ambiguous and inconsistent evidence
  • An account of a long-standing puzzle and how it was solved
  • A clear explanation of a complicated subject

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