After The First Three Minutes: The Story Of Our Universe
The evolution of our Universe and the formation of stars and galaxies are mysteries that have long puzzled scientists. Recent years have brought new scientific understanding of these profound and fundamental issues. In lively prose, Professor Padmanabhan paints a picture of contemporary cosmology for the general reader. Unlike other popular books on cosmology, After the Fi...more
Published February 13th 1998 by Cambridge University Press
(first published February 5th 1998)
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An overview of what we know (or what we knew in 1998) about the creation of the universe, galaxies, stars, etc. Written in a style that contains the scientific jargon without the technical mathematics or background, this is an interesting read for an appropriate audience. People without a university level background in some science might find it too dense and full of jargon whereas someone with a good knowledge of physics might find it too simplistic. I wouldn't recommend this book to everyone,...more