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The hidden reality [electronic resource] : Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos. Brian Greene.

Greene, Brian. (Author). Greene, Brian. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307701879 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (12 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2011.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Brian Greene.
Summary, etc.: 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...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 389042 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Science.
Genre: Electronic books.

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