Cosmos (Korean Edition) by Carl Sagan
Cosmos is one of the bestselling science books of all time. In clear-eyed prose, Sagan reveals a jewel-like blue world inhabited by a life form that is just beginning to discover its own identity and to venture into the vast ocean of space. The story of fifteen billion years of cosmic evolution transforming matter and life into consciousness, of how science and civilisation grew up together, and of the forces and individuals who helped shape modern science. A story told with Carl Sagan's remarkable ability to make scientific ideas both comprehensible and exciting.
과학 교양서의 고전『코스모스』. 이 책에서 저자는 우주의 탄생과 은하계의 진화, 태양의 삶과 죽음, 우주를 떠돌던 먼지가 의식 있는 생명이 되는 과정, 외계 생명의 존재 문제 등에 관한 내용을 수 백장의 사진과 일러스트를 곁들여 흥미롭게 설명한다.
Paperback: 719 pages
Publisher: Science Books (January 20, 2010)
Author: Carl Sagan
Translation by Hong, Seung Soo