Synopses & Reviews
Glorious photographs - many seen for the first time in these pages - and original illustrations expand and enrich our understanding. Evocative and clearly written, "One Universe" explains complex ideas in ways that every reader can grasp and enjoy. This book captures the grandeur of the heavens while making us feel at home in the cosmos. Above all, it helps us realize that galaxies, stars, planets, and we ourselves all belong to one universe.
For every reader awed by the spectacle of our universe, a new window opens onto the cosmos in this stunning and illuminating book. "One Universe" explores in everyday language the physical principles that govern the workings of our world and the cosmos, on the largest and smallest scales. 150 full-color photos.