The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory

The Elegant Universe

Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory

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ISBN10: 039333810X ISBN13: 9780393338102 Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc Published: Oct 11 2010 Pages: 448 Weight: 0.82lbs. Height: 8.50" Width: 5.75" Depth: 1.00" Language: English

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Brian Greene, one of the world's leading string theorists, peels away layers of mystery to reveal a universe that consists of eleven dimensions, where the fabric of space tears and repairs itself, and all matter from the smallest quarks to the most gargantuan supernovas is generated by the vibrations of microscopically tiny loops of energy. The Elegant Universe makes some of the most sophisticated concepts ever contemplated accessible and thoroughly entertaining, bringing us closer than ever to understanding how the universe works."

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