The Whole Shebang: A State-of-the-Universe(s) Report

By: Ferris, Timothy

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From the prizewinning author who has been called "the greatest science writer in the world" comes this delightfully comprehensive and comprehensible report on how science today envisions the universe as a whole.
Timothy Ferris provides a clear, elegantly written overview of current research and a forecast of where cosmological theory is likely to go in the twenty-first century. He explores the questions that have occurred to even casual readers -- who are curious about nature on the largest scales: What does it mean to say that the universe is "expanding," or that space is "curved"? -- and sheds light on the possibility that our universe is only one among many universes, each with its own physical laws and prospects for the emergence of life.

Title: The Whole Shebang: A State-of-the-Universe(s) Report

Author Name: Ferris, Timothy

Categories: Science,

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1998-07-06

ISBN Number: 0684838613

ISBN Number 13: 9780684838618

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: SKU11130523