When you hear "big crunch, " do you think about a deadline? Is a "black hole" a deep funk and "Cooper pair" the couple down the street? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions--or didn't know the actual meaning of these terms--then here's the place to look! From the "abdomen" to "zygote, " this complete reference will bring you up-to-date on scientific words and facts. With thousands of key terms and ideas, it covers physics, biology and chemistry, the earth sciences, astronomy, mathematics, and computing. ...

Cassell Companion to Cinema 1997, Cassell, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780304349920

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