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Wrinkles in Time
Title:Wrinkles in Time
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ISBN:0380720442
Number of Pages:360

Epic book online Books by: George Smoot, Keay Davidson In April a discovery was made that changed the way we view the world Dr George Smoot distinguished cosmologist and adventurer whose quest for cosmic knowledge had taken him from the Brazilian rain forest to the South Pole unveiled his momentous discovery bringing to light the very nature of the universe For anyone who has ever looked up at the night sky and wondered for anyone who has ever longed to pull aside the fabric of the universe for a glimpse of what lies behind it i Wrinkles in Time i is the story of Smoot s search to uncover the cosmic seeds of the universe i Wrinkles in Time i is the Double Helix of cosmology an intimate look at the inner world of men and women who ask Why are we here It tells the story of George Smoot s dogged pursuit of the cosmic wrinkles in the frozen wastes of Antarctica on mountaintops in experiments borne aloft aboard high altitude balloons U spy planes and finally a space satellite i Wrinkles in Time i presents the hard science behind the structured violence of the big bang theory through breathtakingly clear lucid images and meaningful comparisons Scientists and nonscientists alike can follow with rapt attention the story of how in a fiery creation wrinkles formed in space ultimately to become stars galaxies and even greater delicate structures Anyone can appreciate the implications of a universe whose end is written in its beginnings whose course developed according to a kind of cosmic DNA which guided the universe from simplicity and symmetry to ever greater complexity and structure As controversial as it may seem today i Wrinkles in Time i reveals truths that in an earlier century would have doomed its proclaimers to the fiery stake For four thousand years some people have accepted the Genesis account of cosmic origin for most of this century scientists debated two rival scientific explanations known as the steady state and big bang theories And now i Wrinkles in Time i tells what really happened br br The personal story behind astrophysicist George Smoot s incredible discovery of the origin of the cosmos hailed by Stephen Hawking as The scientific discovery of the century if not of all time

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