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4 edition of Black Hole Drive and Other Stories found in the catalog.

Black Hole Drive and Other Stories

by W. Strawn Douglas

  • 187 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Authorhouse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science Fiction,
  • Science Fiction - Anthologies,
  • Science Fiction - General,
  • Fiction - Science Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10898711M
    ISBN 100759657939
    ISBN 109780759657939
    OCLC/WorldCa49407452

    A black hole is a region of spacetime where gravity is so strong that nothing—no particles or even electromagnetic radiation such as light—can escape from it. The theory of general relativity predicts that a sufficiently compact mass can deform spacetime to form a black hole. The boundary of the region from which no escape is possible is called the event horizon. This book combined Palmer's stories with photographs by Lynn Fayman, as did two other books: I Was Kissed by a Seal at the Zoo () and Why I Built the Boogle House (). The photographs in I Was Kissed by a Seal at the Zoo were taken at the San Diego Zoo in Balboa Park, San Diego, California, and featured children from the Francis Born: Helen Marion Palmer, Septem , .

    Spring ASTR Black Holes: Black Hole Books, Movies Here is a list of works of science fiction, including novels, short stories, movies, and TV episodes, that supposedly, in some way or other, involve a black hole or wormhole. The list has been compiled to a . the other was tacked on our tree. of course we had only three sticks and two balls to start with. We had quite a few customers that night. It was get-ting dark and the people could not see the holes in the dark. I went in and got my father’s lantern from the cellar. Three or four other boys got their lanterns out because customers were coming.

      My Heart and Other Black Holes introduces readers to Aysel, a high school outcast who spends her days drifting in and out of class, her free time working at a telemarketing company, and her daydreams well, they’re full of plans to kill herself.. Poor Aysel is not okay. She’s struggling with crippling depression with no one to turn to, surrounded by her broken family, a typical high. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.


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Black Hole Drive and Other Stories Paperback – October 1, by W. Strawn Douglas (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Author: W. Strawn Douglas.

* THE STORY ‘THERE’S A HOLE IN MY GALAXY‘ WAS CREATED BY PRATHAM BOOKS AND IS LICENSED UNDER A CREATIVE COMMONS -BY LICENSE. MINOR FORMATTING CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE TO THE ORIGINAL WORK FOR EASE OF READING ON OUR WEBSITE. Let’s Chat About The Stories ~ Ideas for Talking With Kids.

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The book reads more like a documentary, as the characters are a little bit cardboard-like, and the narrator feels far removed from the story.

I didn't get any chills or feel any fright--but I did keep mentally screaming for the Williams family and their neighbors to vacate the premises immediately/5(38).

Black Hole is a twelve-issue comic book limited series written and illustrated by Charles Burns and published first by Kitchen Sink Press, then Fantagraphics. It was released in collected form in by Pantheon Books. The story deals with the aftermath of a sexually transmitted disease that causes grotesque mutations in her: Kitchen Sink Press/Fantagraphics.

Artist concept of a view inside a black hole. Credit: April Hobart, NASA, Chandra X-Ray Observatory. Now that that is over with. Let’s clear up the matter of that diagram. Black holes warp space and time to such an extreme that inside the black hole's horizon, space and time actually swap roles.

In a sense, it. A Brief History Of Time: From Big Bang To Black Holes 'A Brief History of Time: From Big Bang to Black Holes’ poses some interesting and unanswered questions, like if there had been any beginning of time or if time can run backwards or if there is.

BLACK HOLE BLUES And Other Songs From Outer Space By Janna Levin pp. Alfred A. Knopf. $ Inthe Voyager 1 spacecraft carried the Golden Record into space — a disc containing a.

On the whole, "Black Holes and Baby Universes and other essays" is a very good read (at least for a scientifically non-inclined person like me). Hawking's writing is good and to the point, and his sense of mild humour ensures that all is not dull/5. Children's author Jared Johnson presents: "Black Holes: A Kids Book About Space - What is a Black Hole.

Learn About the Physics and Mysteries of Black Holes". This informative children's book includes brilliant REAL, high-quality photographs & some of the most interesting, important facts about Black Holes.4/5. Science Fiction Books featuring Black Holes Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

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What is a black hole and what does its existence mean. The lastest research on these and other questions is explored inside this book. Easy-to-read text takes readers on a journey through space and explores its most mysterious occupants as well as other bizarre space objects.

Up-to-date pictures and clear text introduce new technology and interesting facts aboutfar-off space. Stephen Hawking, author of 'A Brief History of Time' makes a U-turn on black holes.

What goes into black holes can now escape, although in a much mangled form, he : Sudeshna Chowdhury. The Little Book of Black Holes is a great review of what is known and not known about black holes.

Be advised though there are graphs and equations in this book and while they don't work through any math, the authors do talk about what the equations mean. It is a reasonably short, but dense read/5. Buy Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space by Levin PH.D., Janna (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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This volume is based on a meeting held at the Space Telescope Science Institute, which explored the many aspects of black hole astrophysics. Written by world experts in areas of stellar-mass, intermediate-mass and supermassive black holes 5/5(1).

Even if black holes are permanently open wormholes as postulated, it still is not possible for anything to cross intact without being crushed. Matter falling into the black hole would be spit out the other side, but not in the same condition it went in.

And the gravity is so great that any wormhole would not stay open longer than an instant.