The Plasma Universe (Paperback)

Author: Suplee, Curt

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Plasma physics is the fascinating science behind lightning bolts, fluorescent lights, solar flares, ultra-bright TV screens, fusion reactors, cosmic jets and black hole radiation, to name but a few examples. Yet plasmas obey their own, often very surprising, rules, and repeatedly defy our best efforts to anticipate and control them. This richly illustrated book reveals for the first time the exciting world of plasma physics to a non-technical audience. It describes the phenomena, and follows the worldwide research effort to comprehend them, taking the reader on a journey from neighborhood neon lights to the remotest galaxies and beyond. The lively text is interspersed with fascinating photographs and explanatory diagrams, giving the readers a deeper understanding of the world around them.

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Publisher Cambridge Univ Pr
Mfg Part# 9780521519274
SKU 211287179
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0521519276
Release Date 10/1/2009
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0076
Publisher Cambridge University Press
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