A UNIVERSE FROM NOTHING: WHY THERE IS SOMETHING RATHER THAN NOTHING

A UNIVERSE FROM NOTHING: WHY THERE IS SOMETHING RATHER THAN NOTHING

By: Krauss, Lawrence M.

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In excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlig hting. The spine remains undamaged. "WHERE DID THE UNIVERSE COME FROM? WHAT WAS THERE BEFORE IT? WHAT WILL THE FUTURE BRING? AND FINALLY, WHY IS THERE SOMETHING RATHER THAN NOTHING?" Lawrence Krauss's provocative answers to these and other timeless questions in a wildly popular lecture now on YouTube have attracted almost a million viewers. The last of these questions in particular has been at the center of religious and philosophical debates about the existence of God, and it's the supposed counterargument to anyone who questions the need for God. As Krauss argues, scientists have, however, historically focused on other, mor e pressing issues-such as figuring out how the universe actually functions, which can ultimately help us to improve the quality of our lives. Now, in a cosmological story that rivets as it enlightens, pioneering theor etical physicist Lawrence Krauss explains the groundbreaking new scientific advances that turn the most basic philosophical questions on their heads. One of the few prominent scientists today to have actively crossed the chas m between science and popular culture, Krauss reveals that modern science i s addressing the question of why there is something rather than nothing, wi th surprising and fascinating results. The staggeringly beautiful experimen tal observations and mind-bending new theories are all described accessibly in A Universe from Nothing, and they suggest that not only can something a rise from nothing, something will always arise from nothing. With his characteristic wry humor and wonderfully clear ex.

Title: A UNIVERSE FROM NOTHING: WHY THERE IS SOMETHING RATHER THAN NOTHING

Author Name: Krauss, Lawrence M.

Categories: Physics,

Publisher: Atria Books: 2012

ISBN Number: 145162445X

ISBN Number 13: 9781451624458

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine

Seller ID: RWARE0000045823