Topic: "Cosmology & Physics"

Cosmologists, physicists, and philosophers explain new physical laws and theories like M-theory and the multiverse. This material seeks to explain life and interactions in the universe, and also explores black holes, time travel, planetary colonization, and connections with Neuroscience.

Neil deGrasse Tyson at UB: What NASA Means to America’s Future

Neil deGrasse Tyson at UB: What NASA Means to America’s Future

Far more than landing men on the moon and other planets, NASA provides a vital role in shaping the dreams and futures of American youth.

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Journey of the Universe

Journey of the Universe

Swimme expertly guides us on an exhilarating trek through time and space, sharing a wondrous view of cosmic evolution as a process based on immense creativity, connection, and interdependence. He and co-producer Mary Evelyn Tucker weave a tapestry that draws together scientific discoveries in astronomy, geology, biology, ecology, and biodiversity with humanistic insights concerning the nature of the universe.

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The Grand Design

The Grand Design

Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow Random House; First Edition edition (September 7, 2010)  Amazon.com Book Description: The first major work in nearly a decade by one of the world’s great thinkers—a marvelously concise book with new answers to the ultimate questions of life: When and how did the universe begin? Why are we here? Why [...]

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The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality

The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality

Brian Greene
From Brian Greene, one of the world’s leading physicists, comes a grand tour of the universe that makes us look at reality in a completely different way. Space and time form the very fabric of the cosmos. Yet they remain among the most mysterious of concepts. Is space an entity? Why does time have a direction? Could the universe exist without space and time? Can we travel to the past?

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