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Time travel and warp drives : a scientific guide to shortcuts through time and space, Allen Everett and Thomas Roman

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Time travel and warp drives : a scientific guide to shortcuts through time and space
Title
Time travel and warp drives
Title remainder
a scientific guide to shortcuts through time and space
Statement of responsibility
Allen Everett and Thomas Roman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
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Everett, Allen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC173.59.S65
LC item number
E94 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Roman, Thomas
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  • Time travel
  • Space and time
Label
Time travel and warp drives : a scientific guide to shortcuts through time and space, Allen Everett and Thomas Roman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-257) and index
Contents
Time, clocks, and reference frames -- Lorentz transformations and special relativity -- The light cone -- Forward time travel and the twin "paradox" -- "Forward, into the past" -- The arrow of time -- General relativity : curved space and warped time -- Wormholes and warp bubbles : beating the light barrier and possible time machines -- Banana peels and parallel worlds -- "Don't be so negative" : exotic matter -- "To boldly go . . ."? -- Cylinders and strings
Control code
711050941
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 268 p.
Isbn
9780226224985
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011025250
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)711050941
Label
Time travel and warp drives : a scientific guide to shortcuts through time and space, Allen Everett and Thomas Roman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-257) and index
Contents
Time, clocks, and reference frames -- Lorentz transformations and special relativity -- The light cone -- Forward time travel and the twin "paradox" -- "Forward, into the past" -- The arrow of time -- General relativity : curved space and warped time -- Wormholes and warp bubbles : beating the light barrier and possible time machines -- Banana peels and parallel worlds -- "Don't be so negative" : exotic matter -- "To boldly go . . ."? -- Cylinders and strings
Control code
711050941
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 268 p.
Isbn
9780226224985
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011025250
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)711050941

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