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Cosmic Pinball: the Science of Comets, Meteors, and Asteroids

by Sumners, Carolyn

  • ISBN: 9780071354608
  • ISBN10: 0071354603

Cosmic Pinball: the Science of Comets, Meteors, and Asteroids

by Sumners, Carolyn

  • List Price: $24.95
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Edition: 1
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies
  • Publish date: 11/01/1999
  • ISBN: 9780071354608
  • ISBN10: 0071354603
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Description: Based on the latest scientific research. Cosmic Pinball details what is happening right here in our planetary neighborhood. It pieces together the story of "rogue rocks" -- from the benevolent Leonid meteor showers, to Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9's powerful impact on Jupiter, to the KT Event asteroid that is currently credited with wiping out the dinosaurs. Going beyond millennial hype. Cosmic Pinball provides a unique framework tying together both history and today's research -- to prevent a sound overview of the science of comets, meteors, and asteroids.

Summers and Allen have brought together three leading astronomers who are at the forefront of this cutting-edge field: Guy Consolmagno, Ph.D., Vatican Observatory: Daniel David Durda, Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder: David Kring, Ph. D., University of Arizona at Tucson.

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