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A touch of awe: crafting meaning from the wonder of the cosmos

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From the birth of galaxies to the self-organizing dynamics of our planet to the ongoing expansion of the universe, the more we discover about the evolution of the cosmos, the more acutely we realize the enormity of what remains to be known. Just this year astrophysicists at the University of Nottingham confirmed that there are at least two trillion galaxies in the cosmos, 10 times more than had been previously thought. What guidance or wisdom can the study of cosmology and astrophysics offer ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Not peer reviewed

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10.1111/nyas.13875

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Physics
Sub department:
Theoretical Physics
Oxford college:
Worcester College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-8438-910X
Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Journal website
Volume:
1432
Issue:
1
Pages:
46-62
Publication date:
2018-08-18
Acceptance date:
2018-05-14
DOI:
EISSN:
1749-6632
ISSN:
0077-8923
Pmid:
30120888
Source identifiers:
919249
Language:
English
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pubs:919249
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uuid:3b0fa786-ccad-42f9-81a5-d4df8cb6794d
Local pid:
pubs:919249
Deposit date:
2019-02-13

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