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Krauss, Lawrence Maxwell

Overview
Works: 138 works in 472 publications in 15 languages and 15,985 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Video games  Biography  Documentary television programs  Science television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Narrator, Other
Classifications: QB981, 523.18
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Lawrence Maxwell Krauss
 
Most widely held works by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss
The physics of Star trek by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Book )

64 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses the Star Trek future as a launching pad to discuss the forefront of modern physics today, from Newton to Hawking, from Einstein to Feynman, from Kirk to Picard, Krauss leads you on a voyage to the world of physics as we now know it and as it might one day be; featuring a section on the top ten physics bloopers and blunders in Star Trek
Fear of physics : a guide for the perplexed by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Book )

25 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Assume the cow is a sphere." So begins this lively, irreverent, and informative look at everything from the physics of boiling water to cutting-edge research at the observable limits of the universe. Rich with anecdotes and accessible examples (like the cow as sphere, which illustrates the principle of simplifying the world in order to explain it), Fear of Physics nimbly ranges over the tools and thought behind the world of modern physics, taking the mystery out of what is essentially a very human intellectual endeavor
A universe from nothing : why there is something rather than nothing by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Book )

34 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theoretical physicist Lawrence Krauss explains the groundbreaking new scientific advances presenting the most recent evidence for how our universe evolved--and the implications for how it's going to end
Atom : an odyssey from the big bang to life on earth-- and beyond by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Book )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atom succeeds in taking us on a vast and tumultuous ride through time and space, with contemporary science as our often-demanding guide. Yet the effort is amply rewarded, for the story sparks our sense of wonderment at the universe
Quantum man : Richard Feynman's life in science by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Book )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the colorful, turbulent life of the Nobel Prize-winning physicist, from the death of his childhood sweetheart during the Manhattan Project to his rise as an icon in the scientific community
Beyond Star Trek : physics from alien invasions to the end of time by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Dutch and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author, a theoretical physicist, "takes a provocative look at how the laws of physics relate to notions from our popular culture--not only Star Trek, but other films, shows, and popular lore--from Independence Day to Star Wars to The X-Files."--Jacket
The fifth essence : the search for dark matter in the universe by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Book )

21 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 2,000 years ago, Aristotle proposed adding a new substance to the four elements of earth, air, fire, and water--quintessence. Here, there is overwhelming evidence that more than 90 percent of the universe is made up of a mysterious form of matter. Illustrated
Hiding in the mirror : the mysterious allure of extra dimensions, from Plato to string theory and beyond by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Book )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Draws on the works of scientists, mathematicians, artists, and writers to consider the concept of alternate universes, exploring popular theories about such topics as black holes, life in other dimensions, and string theory
Quintessence : the mystery of missing mass in the universe by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Book )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the paradox of modern cosmology called dark matter in which there is too little visible matter to account for the observable behavior of galaxies, clusters and superclusters
400 years of the telescope : a journey of science, technology and thought( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film features interviews with leading astrophysicists and cosmologists from the world's renowned universities and observatories, who explain concepts ranging from Galileo's act of revealing the cosmos with a simple telescope, to the latest discoveries in space, including startling new ideas about life on other planets and dark energy - a mysterious vacuum energy that is accelerating the expansion of the universe."--Container
A universe from nothing : why there is something rather than nothing by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Recording )

13 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the few prominent scientists today to have actively crossed the chasm between science and popular culture, Krauss reveals that modern science is addressing the question of why there is something rather than nothing, with surprising and fascinating results. He takes listeners back to the beginning of the beginning, presenting the most recent evidence for how the universe evolved, and the implications for how it's going to end
Quantum man : Richard Feynman's life in science by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Recording )

9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawrence M. Krauss chronicles the life and achievements of Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman, whose work with quantum mechanics has reshaped many aspects of modern science
Atom : a single oxygen atom's odyssey from the big bang to life on earth-- and beyond by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the atom from the Earth's beginnings to the present, describing how it has formed every aspect of life on Earth
Cosmic strings : the current status : Yale University, May 6-7, 1988 by Yale Cosmic String Workshop( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The physics of Star Trek by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Recording )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get the answers to many of your questions, and find out what the series creators got right and wrong about science in this guide
"Nehmen wir an, die Kuh ist eine Kugel ..." : nur keine Angst vor Physik by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baryon number violation at the electroweak scale : first Yale-Texas Workshop, Yale University, 19-21 March 1992 by Yale-Texas Workshop( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The proceedings of the 1994 CWRU Workshop on CMB Anisotropies Two Years After COBE, Observations, Theory, and the Future : Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, April 22-24, 1994 by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unbelievers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Unbelievers follows renowned scientists Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss across the globe as they speak publicly about the importance of science and reason encouraging others to cast off antiquated religious and in the modern world politically motivated approaches toward important current issues"--Cover
1000 lashes : because I say what I think by Raif Badawī( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Raif Badawi's is an important voice for all of us to hear"--Salman Rushdie. Raif Badawi, a Saudi Arabian blogger, shared his thoughts on politics, religion, and liberalism online. He was sentenced to 1,000 lashes, ten years in prison, and a fine of 1 million Saudi Riyal, over a quarter of a million U.S. dollars. This politically topical polemic gathers together Badawi's pivotal texts. He expresses his opinions on life in an autocratic-Islamic state under the Sharia and his perception of freedom of expression, human and civil rights, tolerance and the necessary separation of state and religion
 
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A universe from nothing : why there is something rather than nothing
Alternative Names
Krauss, L.

Krauss, Lawrence.

Krauss, Lawrence 1954-

Krauss, Lawrence M.

Krauss, Lawrence M. 1954-

Krauss, Lawrence M. (Lawrence Maxwell)

Krauss, Lawrence M. (Lawrence Maxwell), 1954-

Krauss, Lawrence Maxwell

Krauss, Lawrence Maxwell 1954-

Lawrence Krauss

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Lawrence Krauss fisico, astronomo e saggista statunitense

Lawrence Krauss kanadischer Astrophysiker

Lawrence M. Krauss teoretický fyzik

Lawrence M. Krauss teoria fizikisto

M. Krauss, Lawrence 1954-

Maxwell Krauss, Lawrence 1954-

Краусс, Лоуренс Максвелл американский астрофизик

Лоренс М. Краус

لاورنس کراوس

لورنس كراوس

லோரன்சு எம். குரோசு

ლორენს კრაუსი

크라우스, 로렌스 1954-

크라우스, 로렌스 M. 1954-

クラウス, ローレンス

クラウス, ローレンス・M

ローレンス・M・クラウス

勞倫斯·克勞斯

劳伦斯·麦克斯韦·克劳斯

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Fear of physics : a guide for the perplexedA universe from nothing : why there is something rather than nothingAtom : an odyssey from the big bang to life on earth-- and beyondQuantum man : Richard Feynman's life in scienceBeyond Star Trek : physics from alien invasions to the end of timeHiding in the mirror : the mysterious allure of extra dimensions, from Plato to string theory and beyondQuintessence : the mystery of missing mass in the universeQuantum man : Richard Feynman's life in science