ISBN 9780593048153,Universe In A Nutshell

Universe In A Nutshell


Random House



Random House

Publication Year 2001

ISBN 9780593048153

ISBN-10 0593048156


Number of Pages 224 Pages
Language (English)

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The book takes readers on a journey through the universe. Understand its theoretical physics concepts and its secrets. The author helps us get a sneak peek into the world of string theories and quantum physics. He explores the many possible ways of finding a theory of everything that will eventually reveal all the secrets of the cosmos and gives us an explanation of how everything works. It explores the idea of merging Einstein's Theory of Relativity with the idea of many histories that could bring about an explanation of the aspects of the universe and the way it functions. Hawking explains the possibility that the universe we live in today was probably just a tiny invisible dot of concentrated energy. The book is filled with colorful illustrations and reveals many amusing facets of the universe that makes it an enjoyable read for all science lovers. About Stephen Hawking Stephen Hawking is a British Theoretical Physicist. Some of the books authored by him are Stephen Hawking - A Brief History of Time, On the Shoulders of Giants and God Created the Integers: The Mathematical Breakthroughs That Changed History. His books are mainly in the popular science genre. He studied at Oxford University and moved to Cambridge University for his doctoral studies.