Books Kinokuniya Australia

Due to the high volume of orders and maintaining safe COVID-19 measures, there will be a delay in processing and dispatching orders.

Death by Black Hole : And Other Cosmic Quandaries [Paperback]

by Tyson, Neil deGrasse

  • (0)

Readers of his essays in Natural History magazine recognise Neil deGrasse Tyson's talent for guiding them through the mysteries of the cosmos with clarity and enthusiasm. Here, Tyson compiles his favourite essays across a myriad of topics. The title essay introduces readers to the physics of black holes by explaining the gory details of what would happen to your body if you fell into one. "Holy Wars" examines the needless friction between science and religion in the context of historical conflicts. And "Hollywood Nights" assails the movie industry's feeble efforts to get its night skies right.

image of Death by Black Hole : And Other Cosmic Quandaries
9780393350388
  • A$24.94 Online Price
  • A$22.45 Kinokuniya Card Member Price
  • Availability Status : In stock at the Fulfilment Centre.
  • Usually dispatches around 5 working days.
  • Retail store and online prices may vary.

domestic delivery FREE Shipping on orders over A$50.00

N.B. While every attempt has been made to ensure stock availability, occasionally we do run out of stock at our stores.

STORE STOCK STATUS In Stock

See below for nearest stores with available stock.

To confirm availability and pricing, please call the store directly.

  • Sydney store

    Shelf Location
    : B12-02, B12-01, A01-12
    Stock
    : Available
Item Type English Books (Paperback)
Publication Date 2014/09
Publisher W W Norton & Co Inc (US)
ISBN 9780393350388
Size/Pages 384p

DESCRIPTION

With ease and originality, Tyson illuminates topics ranging from the linguistic merits of astrophysics to the limits of our five senses to the search for life in the universe.

  • 1
  • Origin Story : A ...

  • 2
  • Breath -- Paperba...

  • 3
  • Resurrecting the ...

  • 4
  • Merchants of Doub...

  • 5
  • Mountaineers : Gr...