A Big Bang in a Little Room: The Quest to Create New by Zeeya Merali

By Zeeya Merali

An award-winning technology author takes us into the lab to respond to a few of life's largest questions: How used to be the universe created? and will we create our own?

What if you happen to may possibly turn into God, being able to construct an entire new universe? As startling because it sounds, glossy physics means that in the subsequent twenty years, scientists are able to practice this possible divine feat-to concoct a wholly new child universe, entire with its personal actual legislation, big name platforms, galaxies, or even clever lifestyles. a major Bang in a bit Room takes the reader on a trip throughout the heritage of cosmology and unravels-particle by means of particle, thought by way of thought, and scan via experiment-the rules in the back of this provocative declare made via one of the most revered physicists alive this day. past easily explaining the technology, A great Bang in a bit Room additionally tells the tale of the folks who've been laboring for greater than thirty years to make this likely very unlikely dream a fact. What has pushed them to proceed on what would appear, at the start look, to be a quixotic quest?

This mind-boggling booklet finds that we will nurse different worlds within the tiny confines of a lab, elevating a frightening prospect: was once our universe, too, introduced into life via a bold creator?

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