Future of SpacetimeBook - 2002
Price (theoretical physics, U. of Utah) introduces five essays based on popular talks given on June 3, 2000 honoring California Institute of Technology physicist Kip Thorne. Novikov, Hawking, Thorne, Ferris, and Lightman speculate about time travel, trends in linking quantum theory with relativity, and popularizing science in fact and fiction. Includes explanatory figures, photos, and a glossary. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.
Publisher: New York, NY : Norton : 2002
Branch Call Number: 530.11 F989h
Characteristics: 220p illus