The Universe in Perspective




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"Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world." - Louis Pasteur



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0: Introduction: What is this book?

1: A Million things to do: The nature of large numbers.

2: Note Well: Scientific Notation, The taming of the numbers.

3: Measured Steps: Metric System Exposed

4: Welcome Home: Earth

5: The Neighborhood: Our Solar System

6: The Incredible Shrinking Universe: The Universe in Perspective

7: Pong World: Small vs. tiny vs. miniscule vs. wow

(Chapters coming in future: Small Scale Universe, Energy, Emptiness/Vacuum, Radioactivity and more )


A: Reference

B: Images/Figures

C: Tables

D: Scientific Notation math

E: Unit Conversion

F: Bibliography


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