Chris Meichtry

Location: Bakersfield, CA USA
Anniversary: Oct. 7
Birthday: June 11


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The Illustrated A Brief History of Time: Updated a&hellip by Stephen Hawking
I just discovered this book in my school library yesterday. It is quite fortunate that I did! Reading the original A Brief History of Time left me with a few questions, and this illustrated version answered nearly all of them. It is very easy to read and understand (thanks to Hawking's lighter tone of writing). As he states in the preface, simply reviewing the illustrations and captions you can get the main idea of the Future Light Cone, the Singularity theorem, general relativity, abolition of absolute time, travelling through space-time with the aid of wormholes, and much more. Not only do you get a quick lesson on cosmology and space-time, but you also learn of the famous physicists… Read more