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Endless universe : big bang, big crunch and beyond : rewriting cosmic history

Author: Paul J Steinhardt; Neil Turok
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st ed
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Argues that the so-called Big Bang was part of an infinite cycle of colossal collisions between our known universe and a parallel world, drawing on developments in astronomy, particle physics, and superstring theory to illuminate the Cyclic Universe theory.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul J Steinhardt; Neil Turok
ISBN: 0385509642 9780385509640
OCLC Number: 156212004
Description: pages cm
Contents: 2001 --
Act two --
Tales of one universe --
From particles to the cosmos --
Inflation and the tale of two cosmologists --
From strings to Ekpyrosis --
A cyclic model of the universe --
The last question --
Seeing is believing --
Inflationary multiverse or cyclic universe --
Back to the future.
Responsibility: Paul J. Steinhardt and Neil Turok.
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Argues that the so-called Big Bang was part of an infinite cycle of colossal collisions between our known universe and a parallel world, drawing on developments in astronomy, particle physics, and superstring theory to illuminate the Cyclic Universe theory.

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