The True Account of the Bizarre Odyssey of Einstein's Brain
Paperback ISBN: 0312303041
A compelling tale of scientific misfortune documents the journey of Einstein's brain in the hands of pathologist Thomas Harvey, who in an attempt to preserve history unleashed controversy as researchers around the globe examined the remains, determined to find the physical source of intelligence and finally answer the nature-versus-nurture debate. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.
Hardcover ISBN: 0393051544
A layperson's introduction to the theory of relativity and its significance discusses such topics as time travel, curved space, black holes, the big bang, gravity, and twenty-first-century physics. 17,000 first printing.
A Brief History of Time
And Other Essays
Paperback ISBN: 0553380168
An anniversary edition of a now-classic survey of the origin and nature of the universe features a new introduction by the author and a new chapter on the possibility of time travel and "wormholes" in space
Man Out of Time
Paperback ISBN: 0743215362
Explores the life and career of the eccentric, trailblazing nineteenth-century scientist and inventor, the man who introduced the fundamentals of robotry and computer and missile science and who harnessed the alternating electrical current used today. Reprint. 75,000 first printing.
A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love
Paperback ISBN: 0140280553
Presents a biography of the scientist through the surviving letters of his illegitimate daughter Maria Celeste, who wrote him from the Florence convent where she lived from the age of thirteen.
Time Travel in Einstein's Universe
The Physical Possibilities of Travel Through Time
Paperback ISBN: 0618257357
A leading astrophysicist takes time travel science fiction to science fact, speculating on the real possibility that temporal navigation might be within the grasp of humanity. Reprint.
The Sky Is Not the Limit
Adventures of an Urban Astrophysicist
Paperback ISBN: 159102188x
The director of the Hayden Planetarium looks back at his youth in the Bronx and the mentors who inspired him to study astronomy, and discusses such current topics as science literacy, racial stereotypes, and the existence of God.