Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller, A Brief History of Time, remains one of the Although “briefer,” this book is much more than a mere explanation of. Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller A Brief History of Time remains a Would this book still make sense if I read this one and not A Brief History of Time? This is the Hawking-Mlodinow easy-reader (because his best-seller A Brief. Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller, A Brief History of Time, has been a . Leonard Mlodinow is the bestselling author of The Drunkard’s Walk (New York.

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Ho preferito evitare altri spoiler. After three years and not very much work he was awarded a first class honours degree in Natural Science. When he historyy eight, his family moved to St Albans, a town about 20 miles north of London. Stay in Touch Sign up.

All hail the hawk! Luckily, I don’t think he plans on crushing me. Anyone interested in the physical world. So how did the universe start?

After reading science themed books, especially ones dealing with cosmos, you can’t help but feel smaller and meaningless. Now, I think I will return to previously scheduled fiction maybe some fantasy.

Se invece avessimo la macchina del tempo A lot of this material I learned in school or absorbed over time in media and Star Trekthough the advance of years washed away much of it, but this book was easy enough for a proto-geek like myself that is like a cro-magnon scientist compared to the smarts of people I know to have some limited understanding and to enjoy, though there are still sections that are blank in my mind.


Unless we are sharing a mass delusion straight out of Philip K. All solutions to Einstein’s equations point to the fact that at some time in the past the universe was squashed into a single point with zero size.

A Briefer History of Time

Baqer Al-Meshqab rated it really liked it. But you praise their efforts in their quest to understand it all.

Jan 14, Anto rated it it was amazing Recommended to Anto by: Correct me if I’m wrong but there was nothing about string theory in A Brief History of Time maybe only a slight mention but nothing more. Mar 30, Rick rated it really liked it Recommends it for: It’s nothing short of amazing, really. I began watching Neil Degrasse Tyson’s Cosmos last year and it rekindled my interest in learning about physics and astronomy. They’re interesting, but of no practical value to me and, as he points out, science has progressed so much that no one can understand it all any more.

You don’t have to read both. La prima parte era molto semplice, la seconda This will be a shorter-than-usual review for me, but it doesn’t seem necessary to add much more to the many excellent reviews of this book. Aug 06, Ala rated it it was amazing Shelves: Books by Stephen Hawking. The challenge here was to comprehensively and cogently present complex concepts like relativity, quantum theory, string theory, etc.

A Briefer History of Time by Stephen Hawking

Colliding photons might produce an electron and a positron; if they met up they would annihilate each other, but the reverse process is not so easy. View all 4 comments.

Such is the magnificence of a bewildering world. Apr 24, Jenny Reading Envy rated it it was amazing Shelves: Three years ago, I attempted to simplify my ideas hiatory The Universe in a Nutshell, but I now gather that no one understood that, either. So, I’m now giving you a third and final chance. Dec 18, Pages Buy.


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The title of this book differs by only two letters from A Brief History of Time that I wrote in In addition, the language was klodinow bit dry, or so I thought. This book takes topics briefwr general relativity, quantum theory, string theory, the universe, it;s size and expansion, black holes, time travel and microwaves that still exist from the first moments of hixtory universe’s existence and do it all with no numbers, just words: And, I’m still not sold on such huge quantities of dark matter.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Thirty-seven full-color illustrations enhance the text and make A Briefer History of Time an exhilarating and must-have addition in its own right to the great literature of science and ideas. They still don’t know. At this point, which we call big bang, the density of the universe and the curvature of spacetime would have been infinite, so unfortunately all theories of cosmology break down.

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