Big Bang: The Origin of the Universe
A half century ago, a shocking Washington Post headline claimed that the world began in five cataclysmic minutes rather than having existed for all time; a skeptical scientist dubbed the maverick theory the Big Bang. In this amazingly comprehensible history of the universe, Simon Singh decodes the mystery behind the Big Bang theory, lading us through the development of one of the most extraordinary, important, and awe-inspiring theories in science.
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THE BIG BANG: The Origins of the UniverseUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
A historical overview of the science leading to acceptance of the Big Bang theory.Former BBC producer Singh (Fermat's Enigma, 1997; The Code Book, 1999) takes advantage of his sweeping subject to ... Read full review
Big bang: the origin of the universeUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Writing in a manner that almost any reader will understand and enjoy, best-selling author Singh (Fermat's Enigma ) here presents a brief history of the origins of the universe, taking on the most ... Read full review