Wed, April 16, 2014

The Grand Design

Along with Caltech physicist Mlodinow (The drunkard's walk), University of Cambridge cosmologist Hawking (A brief history of time) mixes cutting-edge physics to answer three key questions (Why is there something rather than nothing? Why do we exist? Why this particular set of laws and not some other?) and explains that scientists are approaching what is called "M-theory," a collection of overlapping theories (including string theory) that fill in many (but not all) the blank spots in quantum physics.  Read more...
Categories: Science

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ISBN: 055338466X
Publisher: Bantam; Reprint edition
Manufacturer: Bantam; Reprint edition
Language: English
Format: Paperback
Pages: 208
US Salesrank: 300002
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