The New York Times Book of Physics and Astronomy: More Than 100 Years of Covering the Expanding Universe

The New York Times Book of Physics and Astronomy: More Than 100 Years of Covering the Expanding Universe

Cornelia Dean


From the invention of far-off galaxies and black holes to the tiny interstices of the atom, here's the superior on physics and astronomy from the New York Times! The newspaper of checklist has consistently prided itself on its award-winning technological know-how insurance, and those a hundred twenty five articles from its information are some of the best, masking greater than a century of breakthroughs, setbacks, and mysteries. chosen by way of former technological know-how editor Cornelia Dean, they function such esteemed and Pulitzer Prize-winning writers as Malcolm W. Browne on teleporting, antimatter atoms, and the physics of site visitors jams; James Glanz on string conception; George Johnson on quantum physics; William L. Laurence on Bohr and Einstein; Dennis Overbye at the contemporary discovery of the Higgs Boson; Walter Sullivan at the colliding beam computing device; and more.

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