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“In this short and sprightly book . . . Hawking and Mlodinow take the reader through a whirlwind tour of fundamental physics and cosmology.”—The Wall Street Journal
“Fascinating . . . a wealth of ideas [that] leave us with a clearer understanding of modern physics in all its invigorating complexity.”—Los Angeles Times
“The authors bring to the field an anecdotal clarity that is something of a first for this genre. . . . Making science like this interesting is not all that hard; making it accessible is the real trick.”—Time
“Provocative pop science, an exploration of the latest thinking about the origins of our universe.”—The New York Times
“Introduces the reader to topics at the frontier of theoretical physics . . . more clearly for general readers than I have seen before.”—Steven Weinberg, The New York Review of Books
“Groundbreaking.”—The Washington Post
“A provocative, mind-expanding book.”—The Plain Dealer
Sometimes it was difficult to understand, the concepts seemed a little strange for me. then again its been awile. But I did enjoy this book a lot.Published 1 month ago by nick jaggan
Stephen W. Hawking is a brilliant scientist and a great writer.
You do not need to be an scientist to understand this book. Read more
Having some background in astronomy, I found the more up to date ideas of cosmology very enlightening.
Definitely worth a read.
This book was an easier read than Hawkin's previous publications, and even comes with some humour. From quarks to infinity he reviews human discoveries leading to where we are... Read morePublished 9 months ago by wonndatt
I have read this book twice, six months apart trying to keep an open mind and accept some of the conclusions presented. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Likes to listen to radio
This book is for the thinkers if your interested in finding out the origins of the universe, "The Grand Design" is the place to start! Read morePublished 14 months ago by BM
A great philosophical book from someone who proclaim philosophy is dead :)
I hope many of the mislead people out there have actually read and investigated this book in a... Read more
Of course Stephen is the front runner on physics, but he really dummy's it down in the Grand Design. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Hostile
J'ai lu trois fois ce livre et compte bien le relire. Il est dans mon salon à vu de nez. Tout un vocabulaire sur l'univers. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Alayn Larouche