How to love the universe: a scientist's odes to the hidden beauty behind the visible world

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In the vein of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics, a fascinating, eye-opening reconsideration of the marvels of space, time, physics, and more How to Love the Universe is a new kind of science writing by an author truly enamored of the world around him. In ten short chapters of lyrical proseeach one an ode to an awe-inspiring realm of the universeStefan Klein uses everyday objects as a springboard to meditate on the beauty of the underlying science. Klein sees in a single rose the magical interdependence of all life; a greying beard leads him to ponder the irreversibility of time; a marble conjures the birth of the cosmos. As he contemplates the deepest mysteriesthe nature of reality, dark matter, humanitys place among the galaxies, and moreKlein encourages us to fall in love with the universe the way scientists do: with a grasp of the key concepts that bring to life the wonders of, really, everything.
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subject_facetCosmology -- Popular works
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title_displayHow to love the universe : a scientist's odes to the hidden beauty behind the visible world
title_fullHow to Love the Universe A Scientist's Odes to the Hidden Beauty Behind the Visible World
How to love the universe : a scientist's odes to the hidden beauty behind the visible world / Stefan Klein ; translated by Mike Mitchell
How to love the universe : a scientist's odes to the hidden beauty behind the visible world [electronic resource] / Stefan Klein
How to love the universe : a scientist's odes to the hidden beauty behind the visible world [electronic resource] Klein, Stefan, 1965-
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