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A fortunate universe : life in a finely-tuned cosmos

Author: Geraint F Lewis; Luke A Barnes; Brian Schmidt
Publisher: Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2016.
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A discussion, defence and critique of the various arguments around what fine-tuning might mean for the search for the ultimate laws of nature. The authors' engaging and witty style addresses  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Lewis, Geraint F.
Fortunate universe.
Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2017
(DLC) 2016029411
(OCoLC)956947539
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Geraint F Lewis; Luke A Barnes; Brian Schmidt
OCLC Number: 984514956
Description: 1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations
Contents: A conversation on fine-tuning --
I'm only human! --
Can you feel the force? --
Energy and entropy --
The universe is expanding --
All bets are off! --
A dozen (or so) reactions to fine-tuning --
A conversation continued.
Responsibility: Geraint F. Lewis, Luke A. Barnes ; foreword by Brian Schmidt.

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'My colleagues, Geraint and Luke, in A Fortunate Universe, take you on a tour of the Cosmos in all of its glory, and all of its mystery. You will see that humanity appears to be part of a remarkable Read more...

 
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