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Infinity in the Palm of Your Hand

Extent: 256 pages

Size: 216x135mm

Publication Date:

Price: £14.99

ISBN: 9781782439493

Categories: Science - History - Philosophy

About the Book

Extent: 256pages

Size: 198x129mm

Publication Date: 14/05/2020

Price: £8.99

ISBN: 9781789292060

Categories: Science - History - Philosophy

About the Book

Publication Date: 04/10/2018

Price: £5.99

ISBN: 9781782439509

Categories: Science - History - Philosophy

About the Book

Publication Date: 04/10/2018

Price: £18.99

ISBN: 9781789290585

Categories: Science - History - Philosophy

About the Book

About the Author

Marcus Chown is an award-winning writer and broadcaster. Formerly a radio astronomer at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, he is cosmology consultant of New Scientist. His books include The Ascent of Gravity (named the Sunday Times' 2017 Science Book of the Year), What A Wonderful World, Quantum Theory Cannot Hurt You and We Need to Talk About Kelvin (shortlisted for the 2010 Royal Society Book Prize). Marcus has also tried his hand at apps and won the Bookseller Digital Innovation of the Year award for 'Solar System for iPad'.

Reviews

  • 'An ideal book for those who might not normally consider reading about science, making a great present for a teenager or adult. Excellent stuff.', Brian Clegg, Popular Science
  • 'Mind-expanding stuff.', The Sun
  • 'This accessible book addresses all your questions about the Big Bang', Science Focus
  • 'A genial tour of the universe and its mysteries... Heavy stuff lightly spun - just the thing for the science buff in the house.', Kirkus Reviews
  • 'A thought-provoking and funny guide to the universe', John Simpson