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Publisher Description

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 inspired use of analogy, Brian Greene shows how a range of different “multiverse” proposals emerges from theories developed to explain the most refined observations of both subatomic particles and the dark depths of space: a multiverse in which you have an infinite number of doppelgängers, each reading this sentence in a distant universe; a multiverse comprising a vast ocean of bubble universes, of which ours is but one; a multiverse that endlessly cycles through time, or one that might be hovering millimeters away yet remains invisible; another in which every possibility allowed by quantum physics is brought to life. Or, perhaps strangest of all, a multiverse made purely of mathematics.

Greene, one of our foremost physicists and science writers, takes us on a captivating exploration of these parallel worlds and reveals how much of reality’s true nature may be deeply hidden within them.

GENRE
Science & Nature
NARRATOR
BG
Brian Greene
LENGTH
13:48
hr min
RELEASED
2011
January 25
PUBLISHER
Random House Audio
LANGUAGE
EN
English
SIZE
686
MB

Customer Reviews

Fred Herrman ,

Mind Blowing

This is just flat out the most fascinating book that I’ve ever read or listened to. The fact the Brian Greene himself narrates it makes the whole experience exponentially better on top of that.

Noah Frederick ,

First time audio book purchaser

Comfort food for the mind read by Brian himself. Highly recommended.

Johnny Kmetz ,

Highly reccomended!

Quite addictive, cannot wait for the next one!

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