Dark Matters

  • Martin Beech
Chapter

Abstract

Towards the close of the eighteenth century William Herschel, the celebrated British king’s astronomer, set out to count all the stars in the sky. It promised to be an onerous task, but with the help of his ever-faithful sister and scribe Caroline, it was a project that he felt was doable.

Keywords

Dust Microwave Silicate Mold Helium 

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin Beech
    • 1
  1. 1.ReginaCanada

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