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

Author: Lawrence M Krauss
Publisher: New York : Atria Paperback, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Atria books trade paperback editionView 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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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence M Krauss
ISBN: 9781451624465 1451624468 9781451624458 145162445X
OCLC Number: 823380514
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxix, 202 pages : illustrations ; 22 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.
Other Titles: Why there is something rather than nothing
Responsibility: Lawrence M. Krauss ; with an afterword by Richard Dawkins.

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"His arguments for the birth of the universe out of nothingness from a physical, rather than theological, beginning not only are logical but celebrate the wonder of our natural universe. Read more...

 
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