Time Travel in Einstein's Universe

Time Travel in Einstein's Universe

The Physical Possibilities of Travel Through Time

Book - 2002
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In this fascinating book, the renowned astrophysicist J. Richard Gott leads time travel out of the world of H. G. Wells and into the realm of scientific possibility. Building on theories posited by Einstein and advanced by scientists such as Stephen Hawking and Kip Thorne, Gott explains how time travel can actually occur. He describes, with boundless enthusiasm and humor, how travel to the future is not only possible but has already happened, and he contemplates whether travel to the past is also conceivable. Notable not only for its extraordinary subject matter and scientific brilliance, Time Travel in Einstein's Universe is a delightful and captivating exploration of the surprising facts behind the science fiction of time travel.
Publisher: Boston ; New York : Mariner Books, 2002, c2001
Edition: 1st Mariner Books ed
ISBN: 9780618257355
Branch Call Number: Science & Nature 530.11 Got


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Jan 25, 2013

An easily read and understood work by a recognized author. Shows time travel possiblities and even how warpdrives function .......

Oct 23, 2012

Time dilation are explored as space/time lines are dementive in realms of transversion. A must read for anyone with disambiguation towards Tachyonic antitelephones.


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