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A universe from nothing : why there is something rather than nothing

Author: Lawrence M Krauss
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Free Press hardcover edView all editions and formats
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Theoretical physicist Lawrence Krauss explains the groundbreaking new scientific advances presenting the most recent evidence for how our universe evolved--and the implications for how it's going to end.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence M Krauss
ISBN: 9781451624458 145162445X 1451624476 9781451624472
OCLC Number: 709673181
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xix, 202 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: A cosmic mystery story : beginnings --
A cosmic mystery story : weighing the universe --
Light from the beginning of time --
Much ado about nothing --
The runaway universe --
The free lunch at the end of the universe --
Our miserable future --
A grand accident? --
Nothing is something --
Nothing is unstable --
Brave new worlds.
Responsibility: Lawrence M. Krauss ; with an afterword by Richard Dawkins.
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A provocative account of the astounding new answers to the most basic philosophical questions: Where did the universe come from and how will it end?  Read more...

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"If "The Origin of Species" was biology's gift to atheism, we may see "A Universe from Nothing" as the equivalent from physics. The title means exactly what it says. And what it says is devastating." Read more...

 
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