**Advances in Modern Cosmology**

by Adnan Ghribi

**Publisher**: InTech 2011**ISBN-13**: 9789533074238**Number of pages**: 198

**Description**:

Two main questions of modern cosmology are still to be answered: What is the nature of dark matter and dark energy? This book attempts to understand these questions while giving some of the most promising advances in modern cosmology.

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