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Theories of the Universe

Theories of the Universe


ch01s01 evolution-vs-creationism
ch01s02 its-matter-opinion
ch01s03 how-did-we-get-here
ch01s04 god-said

ch02s01 dual-nature-light
ch02s02 you-cant-see-it-but-it-has-to-be-there
ch02s03 experiment-that-failed
ch02s04 little-bit-quanta-goes-long-way

ch03s01 cracks-newtonian-world
ch03s02 faster-than-speeding-light-wave
ch03s03 it-all-depends-position
ch03s04 relative-nature-space-time
ch03s05 geological-time
ch03s06 how-can-you-be-two-places-at-once
ch03s07 faster-you-go-shorter-you-get
ch03s08 famous-equations-pools-jell-o
ch03s09 recapping-relativity
ch03s10 thank-god-ground-broke-my-fall
ch03s11 curved-space

ch04s01 that-old-quantum-theory
ch04s02 plancks-constant
ch04s03 photoelectric-effect-explained-quantum-strikes-again
ch04s04 bohrs-atomic-theory

ch05s01 chunks-uncertainty
ch05s02 just-little-math-wont-hurt
ch05s03 born-probability
ch05s04 theyre-complementary-after-all

ch06s01 forces-particles-some-cosmological-glue
ch06s02 size-microcosm
ch06s03 forces-you-already-know
ch06s04 particle-zoo
ch06s05 last-train-to-quarkville

ch07s01 scientific-origins-universe
ch07s02 bang-that-drum
ch07s03 big-bang-alternative
ch07s04 accelerating-universe
ch07s05 plasma-cosmology
ch07s06 standard-model
ch07s07 alpha-omega
ch07s08 its-out-control

ch08s01 supersymmetry-superpartners-superman
ch08s02 attempts-at-unification
ch08s03 quantum-mechanics-vs-general-relativity
ch08s04 symmetry-breaking
ch08s05 introducing-susy

ch09s01 its-all-held-together-with-strings
ch09s02 brief-history-string-theory
ch09s03 important-part
ch09s04 second-requirement-extra-dimensions
ch09s05 how-many-dimensions-there

ch10s01 universe-as-hologram
ch10s02 action-at-distance
ch10s03 quantum-potential
ch10s04 importance-wholeness
ch10s05 ordered-reality
ch10s06 holographic-universe
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Excerpted from The Complete Idiot's Guide to Theories of the Universe © 2001 by Gary F. Moring. All rights reserved including the right of reproduction in whole or in part in any form. Used by arrangement with Alpha Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc.

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