Universe on a T-Shirt: The Quest for the Theory of Everything

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Arcade Publishing, Jan 12, 2005 - Science - 246 pages
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An award-winning science writer provides a critical survey of human attempts to understand the universe, tracing the quest from its origins in ancient Greece to the present day, discussing the contributions of such scientists as Newton and Einstein, the creation of the "string theory," and today's efforts to integrate quantum theory with general relativity. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.
  

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User Review  - Vincent Pollard - Goodreads

A fantastic primer on modern scientific theories from ancient Greece until now, written in very accessible and enjoyable language. A great book for anybody that wants some clarification, an ... Read full review

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User Review  - Colleen - Goodreads

page 3- "When the answers are obvious, the problems seem trivial; when the answers are less obvious, th eproblem can take years or even centuries to solve." But is is an answer significant just ... Read full review

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Contents

Shadows and Light
7
A New Vision
25
Heaven and Earth
48
Flashes of Insight
71
Relativity Space and Time
88
Quantum Theory and Modern Physics
117
Tying Up Loose Ends
149
What Does It All Mean?
183
Epilogue
209
Recommended Reading
217
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About the author (2005)

Dan Falkis an award-winning science writer and broadcaster who has received the prestigious Science in Society Journalism Award from the National Association of Science Writers and the Science Writing Award in Physics and Astronomy from the American Institute of Physics for his documentary work. He is also the author of In Search of Time: The History, Physics, and Philosophy of Time. He lives in Toronto, Canada.

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