The Universe : Leading Scientists Explore the Origin, Mysteries, and Future of the Cosmos

The Universe : Leading Scientists Explore the Origin, Mysteries, and Future of the Cosmos

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In The Universe, today's most influential science writers explain the science behind our evolving understanding of the universe and everything in it, including the cutting-edge research and discoveries that are shaping our knowledge.Lee Smolin reveals how math and cosmology are helping us create a theory of the whole universe.Neil Turok analyzes the fundamental laws of nature, what came before the big bang, and the possibility of a unified theory.Seth Lloyd investigates the impact of computational revolutions and the informational revolution. Lawrence Krauss provides fresh insight into gravity, dark matter, and the energy of empty space.Brian Greene and Walter Isaacson discuss Albert Einstein.And much more. Explore the universe with some of today's greatest minds: what it is, how it came into being, and what may happen next.
Publisher: Tantor Media Inc.,, 2014.
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781494525378
1494525372
Branch Call Number: eAudiobook
Characteristics: 1 online resource
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JCLAmyF Dec 29, 2014

The Universe was intriguing, but it was a bit intense for the pop-science roadtrip listening we wanted at that time. It was all inflationary theory and string theory, rather than hitting on a variety of topics, which would have been better for that circumstance at least. I might go back and read ... Read More »


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JCLAmyF Dec 29, 2014

The Universe was intriguing, but it was a bit intense for the pop-science roadtrip listening we wanted at that time. It was all inflationary theory and string theory, rather than hitting on a variety of topics, which would have been better for that circumstance at least. I might go back and read it (rather than listen), because it's something I'd want to be able to flip through and re-read bits of as I went.

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