The Book of Time: Everything You Need to Know About the Biggest Idea in the Universe

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In The Book of Time we see how philosophers, religions and scientists have tried to explain time as everything from a perfect cycle to ever-increasing chaos. We see how time works in the natural world and in our own bodies and minds, and how we've tried to measure it - first with calendars, then with increasingly sophisticated devices, from the Ancient Indian ghati and to the latest atomic clock.And from Aristotle to Einstein, we explore how time has been essential for scientists in their quest to understand the universe ...

The Book of Time: Everything You Need to Know About the Biggest Idea in the Universe 2011, Mitchell Beazley, London

ISBN-13: 9781845335618

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