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Author: Roger Penrose | Narrator: Bruce Mann
Release Date: May 03, 2011
From the best-selling author of The Emperor’s New Mind and The Road to Reality, a groundbreaking book that provides new views on three of cosmology’s most profound questions: What, if anything, came before the Big Bang? What is the source...
Author: Brian Greene | Narrator: Brian Greene
Release Date: January 25, 2011
There was a time when “universe” meant all there is. Everything. Yet, in recent years discoveries in physics and cosmology have led a number of scientists to conclude that our universe may be one among many. With crystal-clear prose and i...
Author: Mike Brown | Narrator: Ryan Gesell
Release Date: December 07, 2010
The solar system most of us grew up with included nine planets, with Mercury closest to the sun and Pluto at the outer edge. Then, in 2005, astronomer Mike Brown made the discovery of a lifetime: a tenth planet, Eris, slightly bigger than Pluto. But ...
Author: Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow | Narrator: Steve West
Release Date: September 07, 2010
THE FIRST MAJOR WORK IN NEARLY A DECADE BY ONE OF THE WORLD’S GREAT THINKERS—A MARVELOUSLY CONCISE BOOK WITH NEW ANSWERS TO THE ULTIMATE QUESTIONS OF LIFE When and how did the universe begin? Why are we here? Why is there something r...
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Author: Craig Nelson | Narrator: Richard McGonagle
Release Date: June 25, 2009
"Celebrates a bold era when voyaging beyond the Earth was deemed crucial to national security and pride." -The Wall Street Journal Restoring the drama, majesty, and sheer improbability of an American triumph, this is award-winning historian Craig Nel...
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Author: Brian Greene | Narrator: Erik Davies
Release Date: December 23, 2008
"[Greene] develops one fresh new insight after another...In the great tradition of physicists writing for the masses, The Elegant Universe sets a standard that will be hard to beat." --George Johnson, The New York Times Book ReviewIn a rare...
Author: Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow | Narrator: Erik Davies
Release Date: September 27, 2005
FROM ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT MINDS OF OUR TIME COMES A BOOK THAT CLARIFIES HIS MOST IMPORTANT IDEAS   Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller A Brief History of Time remains a landmark volume in scientific writing. But for readers who hav...
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Author: Richard H. Price | Narrator: Jonathan Davis
Release Date: May 21, 2002
Where the science of black holes, gravitational waves, and time travel will likely lead us, as reported by spacetime's most important theoreticians and observers.Our minds tell us that some things in the universe must be true. The New Physics tells u...
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Author: Stephen Hawking | Narrator: Simon Prebble
Release Date: November 06, 2001
Stephen Hawking’s phenomenal, multimillion-copy bestseller, A Brief History of Time, introduced the ideas of this brilliant theoretical physicist to readers all over the world. Now, in a major publishing event, Hawking returns with a lavishly i...
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Author: Amir D. Aczel | Narrator: Kent Broadhurst
Release Date: November 28, 2000
Are we on the verge of solving the riddle of creation using Einstein's "greatest blunder"?In a work that is at once lucid, exhilarating and profound, renowned mathematician Dr. Amir Aczel, critically acclaimed author of Fermat's Last Theore...
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Author: Stephen Hawking | Narrator: Simon Prebble
Release Date: July 05, 2000
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Thirteen extraordinary essays shed new light on the mystery of the universe—and on one of the most brilliant thinkers of our time. In his phenomenal bestseller A Brief History of Time, Stephen Hawking liter...
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