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Author: Frank Wilczek
Release Date: January 12, 2021
One of our great contemporary scientists reveals the ten profound insights that illuminate what everyone should know about the physical worldIn Fundamentals, Nobel laureate Frank Wilczek offers the reader a simple yet profound exploration of reality ...
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Author: Leonard Mlodinow | Narrator: Dan John Miller
Release Date: September 08, 2020
An intimate and inspirational exploration of Stephen Hawking—the man, the friend, and the physicist.One of the most influential physicists of our time, Stephen Hawking touched the lives of millions. Recalling his nearly two decades as Hawking&r...
Author: David Lindley | Narrator: John Lee
Release Date: March 17, 2020
A vivid and captivating narrative about how modern science broke free of ancient philosophy, and how theoretical physics is returning to its unscientific rootsIn the early seventeenth century Galileo broke free from the hold of ancient Platonic and A...
Author: Sean Carroll | Narrator: Sean Carroll
Release Date: September 10, 2019
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA Science News favorite science book of 2019As you read these words, copies of you are being created.   Sean Carroll, theoretical physicist and one of this world’s most celebrated writers on science, r...
Author: Lee Smolin | Narrator: Katharine Lee McEwan
Release Date: April 09, 2019
A daring new vision of quantum theory from one of the leading minds of contemporary physicsQuantum physics is the golden child of modern science. It is the basis of our understanding of atoms, radiation, and so much else, from elementary particles an...
Author: Anil Ananthaswamy | Narrator: René Ruiz
Release Date: August 07, 2018
One of Smithsonian's Favorite Books of 2018One of Forbes's 2018 Best Books About Astronomy, Physics and MathematicsOne of Kirkus's Best Books of 2018 The intellectual adventure story of the "double-slit" experiment, showing how a sunbeam split into t...
Author: Carlo Rovelli, Simon Carnell and Erica Segre | Narrator: Roy McMillan
Release Date: January 24, 2017
“The man who makes physics sexy . . . the scientist they’re calling the next Stephen Hawking.” —The Times MagazineFrom the New York Times–bestselling author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics and The Order of Ti...
Author: Frank Wilczek | Narrator: Frank Wilczek
Release Date: July 14, 2015
Does the universe embody beautiful ideas?Artists as well as scientists throughout human history have pondered this “beautiful question.” With Nobel laureate Frank Wilczek as your guide, embark on a voyage of related discove...
Author: James Gleick | Narrator: Dick Estell
Release Date: February 01, 2011
To his colleagues, Richard Feynman was not so much a genius as he was a full-blown magician: someone who “does things that nobody else could do and that seem completely unexpected.” The path he cleared for twentieth-century physics l...
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: 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: Amir D. Aczel | Narrator: Henry Leyva
Release Date: September 24, 2002
Can two particles become inextricably linked, so that a change in one is instantly reflected in its counterpart, even if a universe separates them?  Albert Einstein's work suggested it was possible, but it was too bizarre, and too contrary to ho...