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Greene, B. (Brian) 1963-

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The elegant universe : superstrings, hidden dimensions, and the quest for the ultimate theory by B Greene( Book )

55 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physicist Brian Greene relates the scientific story behind the research on string theory, which reveals a vision of the universe with new dimensions hidden within the fabric of space, black holes transmuting into elementary particles, rips and punctures in the space-time continuum, and gigantic universes interchangeable with minuscule ones
The fabric of the cosmos : space, time, and the texture of reality by B Greene( Book )

98 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 16 languages and held by 3,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space and time form the very fabric of the cosmos. Yet they remain among the most mysterious of concepts. Is space an entity? Why does time have a direction? Could the universe exist without space and time? Can we travel to the past? The author uses these questions to guide us toward modern science's new and deeper understanding of the universe. From Newton's unchanging realm in which space and time are absolute, to Einstein's fluid conception of spacetime, to quantum mechanics' entangled arena where vastly distant objects can bridge their spatial separation to instantaneously coordinate their behavior or even undergo teleportation, Greene reveals our world to be very different from what common experience leads us to believe. Focusing on the enigma of time, Greene establishes that nothing in the laws of physics insists that it run in any particular direction and that "time's arrow" is a relic of the universe's condition at the moment of the big bang. And in explaining the big bang itself, Green shows how recent cutting-edge developments in super-string and M-theory may reconcile the behavior of everything from the smallest particle to the largest black hole. This startling vision culminates in the vibrant eleven-dimensional "multiverse," pulsating with ever-changing textures, where space and time themselves may dissolve into subtler, more fundamental entities
The hidden reality : parallel universes and the deep laws of the cosmos by B Greene( Book )

28 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Hidden Reality" reveals how major developments in different branches of fundamental theoretical physics -- relativistic, quantum, cosmological, unified, computational -- have all led us to consider one or another variety of parallel universe
The elegant universe by B Greene( Visual )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 1,850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physicist Brian Greene discusses the historical quest for a grand unified theory in physics which will reconcile quantum physics and general relativity, and considers the possibility that superstring theory may bring an end to that search
The fabric of the cosmos( Visual )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using humor, everyday examples and computer animation for the more abstract concepts, author and physicist Brian Greene explains complex theories of the universe and the focus of his research, string theory
The hidden reality [parallel universes and the deep laws of the cosmos] by B Greene( Recording )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Hidden Reality" reveals how major developments in different branches of fundamental theoretical physics -- relativistic, quantum, cosmological, unified, computational -- have all led us to consider one or another variety of parallel universe
The fabric of the cosmos [space, time, and the texture of reality] by B Greene( Recording )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A foremost string theorist discusses such topics as Newton's perspectives on space, Einstein's fusion of space and time, and recent breakthroughs on multidimensional universe theory
Icarus at the edge of time by B Greene( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A futuristic reimaging of the classic Greek myth, as a boy ventures through deep space and challenges the awesome power of black holes. The beauty of the book lies in the images, provided by NASA and the Hubble Space telescope, and printed on board rather than paper
Maisy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Maisy the lovable mouse and all her friends for adventure and good times. When Maisy is involved the ordinary becomes extraordinary
The best American science and nature writing, 2006( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The latest anthology of the finest nature and science writing is edited by the author of The Elegant Universe and features an eclectic array of works by notable authors--including John Horgan, Daniel Dennett, Dennis Overbye, and others--on everything from the mysteries of genetics to the latest advances in human intelligence
Maisy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maisy the mouse and her friends play on the playground; Maisy sails in a boat and gets a helpful push back to shore from a whale; Maisy lets her friends ride her tricycle; A bird gets Maisy's ball out of a tree; Maisy makes a swing to use on a tree; Maisy and her friends have fun on the rides and the trampoline at the fair
Space, time, and the universe( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Brian Greene, professor of physics and mathematics at Columbia University and best-selling author, takes viewers on an exciting and in-depth exploration of a groundbreaking new theory: One of the most ambitious and exciting scientific theories ever posed, and one that may be the long-sought 'Theory of Everything.'
Food forward( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Food Forward showcases innovators and pioneers - food rebels - transforming the way we grow and eat our food. We meet farmers, chefs, teachers, scientists, fishermen and ranchers in more than 50 cities across the country who are all providing new solutions to help combat America's growing food challenges
The elegant universe superstrings, hidden dimensions, and the quest for the ultimate theory by B Greene( Recording )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An accomplished professor of physics and mathematics unravels the complexities of superstring theory for the average reader in a lucid and entertaining account, using analogies from everyday life to explain the elegant underlying principles of the universe, in a new edition of the best-selling study, the companion to a three-part Nova special on PBS
Mirror symmetry II by Shing Tung Yau( Book )

15 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vol. 1 represents a new ed. of papers which were originally published in Essays on mirror manifolds (1992); supplemented by the additional volume: Mirror symmetry 2 which presents papers by both physicists and mathematicians. Mirror symmetry 1 (the 1st volume) constitutes the proceedings of the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute Workshop of 1991
Count with Maisy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Have fun learning to count with Maisy as she is driving a train. Other counting stories include: Bus -- Harvest -- Fleas -- Hide and seek
Physics the elegant universe and beyond( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-depth exploration of the groundbreaking new string theory that will excite scientists and non-scientistsalike. If string theory proves correct, the universe we see obscures a reality that is far rivher and more complex than anyone every imagined
The elegant universe Einstein's dream( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program introduces string theory and shows how modern physics--composed of two theories that are ferociously incompatible--reached its schizophrenic impasse. One theory, general relativity, successfully describes the stars and galaxies, while another, quantum mechanics, is equally successful at explaining small things like atoms and subatomic particles. Albert Einstein, the inventor of general relativity, dreamed of finding a single theory that would embrace all of nature's laws. But in this quest for the so-called "unified" theory, Einstein came up empty-handed, and the conflict between general relativity and quantum mechanics has stymied all who've followed. That is, until the discovery of string theory
The New York times book of science : more than 150 years of groundbreaking scientific coverage( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects over 150 years of science articles from the New York Times, including stories on Einstein, the AIDS crisis, and the Curiosity rover
The meaning of relativity by Albert Einstein( Book )

10 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1921, five years after the appearance of his comprehensive paper on general relativity and twelve years before he left Europe permanently to join the Institute for Advanced Study, Albert Einstein visited Princeton University, where he delivered the Stafford Little Lectures for that year. These four lectures constituted an overview of his then-controversial theory of relativity. Princeton University Press made the lectures available under the title The Meaning of Relativity, the first book by Einstein to be produced by an American publisher. As subsequent editions were brought out
 
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The fabric of the cosmos : space, time, and the texture of reality
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Brian Greene Amerikaans natuurkundige

Brian Greene amerikansk fysikar

Brian Greene amerikansk fysiker

Brian Greene Estatubatuar fisikaria

Brian Greene físico estadounidense y uno de los mayores defensores de la teoría de cuerdas

Brian Greene fisico statunitense

Brian Greene physicien américain

Brian Greene US-amerikanischer Physiker

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Greene, Brian R.

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Μπράιαν Γκριν

Брайан Грин

Брайън Грийн

Браян Грін

Браян Ґрін Американський фізик

Брајан Грин

Грин, Брайан 1963-

Грин, Брайан американский физик и популяризатор

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برايان غرين، 1963-

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布莱恩·葛林

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The fabric of the cosmos : space, time, and the texture of realityThe hidden reality : parallel universes and the deep laws of the cosmosThe hidden reality [parallel universes and the deep laws of the cosmos]The fabric of the cosmos [space, time, and the texture of reality]Icarus at the edge of timeThe best American science and nature writing, 2006The elegant universe superstrings, hidden dimensions, and the quest for the ultimate theoryMirror symmetry II