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Energy is Everywhere

E. C. Pielou

in The Energy of Nature

Published by University of Chicago Press

Published in print May 2001 | ISBN: 9780226668062
Published online February 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780226668055 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7208/chicago/9780226668055.003.0001
Energy is Everywhere

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This chapter begins with a brief account of the history of the cosmos. It then discusses how energy comes in a multitude of forms in our surroundings; how energy is as much a part of nature as matter; and how all artificial energy derives from natural energy.

Keywords: cosmos; nature; artificial energy; natural energy

Chapter.  1185 words. 

Subjects: Biological Sciences

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