The Accelerating Universe: Infinite Expansion, the Cosmological Constant, and the Beauty of the Cosmos




      The Accelerating Universe: Infinite Expansion, the Cosmological Constant, and the Beauty of the Cosmos
Advance Praise for The Accelerating Universe The Accelerating Universe is not only an informative book about modern cosmology It is rich storytelling and, above all, a celebration of the human mind in its quest for beauty in all things Alan Lightman, author of Einstein s Dreams This is a wonderfully lucid account of the extraordinary discoveries that have made the last years a golden period for observational cosmology But Mario Livio has not only given the reader one clear explanation after another of what astronomers are up to, he has used them to construct a provocative argument for the importance of aesthetics in the development of science and for the inseparability of science, art, and culture Lee Smolin, author of The Life of the Cosmos What a pleasure to read An exciting, simple account of the universe revealed by modern astronomy Beautifully written, clearly presented, informed by scientific and philosophical insights John Bahcall, Institute for Advanced Study A book with charm, beauty, elegance, and importance As authoritative a journey as can be taken through modern cosmology Allan Sandage, Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington New Download The Accelerating Universe: Infinite Expansion, the Cosmological Constant, and the Beauty of the Cosmos Author Mario Livio For Kindle ePUB or eBook – heartforum.co.uk

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      The Accelerating Universe: Infinite Expansion, the Cosmological Constant, and the Beauty of the Cosmos
 By Mario Livio IBN : 0471399760 Format : Paperback – heartforum.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 292 pages
  • The Accelerating Universe: Infinite Expansion, the Cosmological Constant, and the Beauty of the Cosmos
  • Mario Livio
  • English
  • 04 August 2018
  • 0471399760

10 thoughts on “ The Accelerating Universe: Infinite Expansion, the Cosmological Constant, and the Beauty of the Cosmos

  1. Cassandra Kay Silva says:

    The thing that I think endears the reader to this author is that he is very right brain oriented I think that is rare for science authors He tries to weave beauty and storytelling and the arts into his descriptions of the cosmos I find this terribly appealing Unfortunately this is kind of a beginners guide to cosmology, which was not exactly what I was hoping for I ordered it through the online library so I was not able to browse before getting it However, for anyone who has recently decid The thing that I think endears the reader to this author is that he is very right brain oriented I think that is rare for science authors He tries to weave beauty and storytelling an...

  2. Daniel Morgan says:

    The scientist does not study nature because it is useful to do so They study it because they take pleasure in it, and they take pleasure in it because it is beautiful Jules Henri Poincar p 260 The measure of the success of a scientific theory is, in fact, a measure of its aesthetic value, since it is a measure of the extent to which it has introduced harmony into what ...

  3. Jef says:

    A discussion of beauty versus the anthropic principle As I see it, the anthropic principle is kind of like appealing to God for an explanation Why is the universe the way it is Because if it wasn t then we wouldn t be here to see it Tha...

  4. Shane says:

    Good book on the universe for those who are still working up to Stephen Hawking.

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