How to Build a Time Machine

How to Build a Time Machine

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Inspired at an impressionable age by the work of science fiction writers H.G.Wells and Arthur C Clarke, Paul Davies has thought long and hard about ways to travel in time. Here, the best-selling popular science writer finally reveals how it can be done - without breaking the laws of physics and without causing any earth-shattering paradoxes. Since time is money, time travel is a costly business. But with the help of a handy black hole, or better a wormhole, and a bit of luck, Davies' guide illustrates how this new mode of travel could yet be a viable option. 'An entertaining tour around a fascinating topic, conducted by a world-class physicist' - "Sunday Telegraph".
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Product details

  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 154 x 176 x 16mm | 199.58g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • diagrams, b&w illustrations
  • 0141005343
  • 9780141005348
  • 771,458

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"An entertaining tour around a fascinating topic, conducted by a world-class physicist" - SUNDAY TELEGRAPH
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About Paul Davies

Paul Davies is an internationally acclaimed physicist, writer and broadcaster, now based in South Australia. He is the author of some twenty award-winning books, including The Mind of God and The Fifth Miracle: The Search for the Origin of Life.
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3 28% (276)
2 6% (64)
1 1% (12)
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