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Science Fiction; Picture-Board Book.

Icarus at the Edge of Time

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TITLE
Icarus at the Edge of Time
AUTHORS

Brian Greene

SYNOPSIS

Icarus at the Edge of Time is a futuristic reimagining of the classic Greek myth. This time, rather than wings and a journey too close to the Sun, a boy ventures through deep space and challenges the awesome power of black holes. the fable dramatizes the startling implications of what is perhaps Einstein’s greatest insight.

AVAILABILITY
Available
YEAR
2008
ISBN
978-0-307-26888-4
TYPOLOGY
Science Fiction; Picture-Board Book.
PUBLISHER
Alfred A. Knopf, Random House Inc
biography

Brian Greene

Brian Randolph Greene, born on February 9th, 1963, in New York, is an American theoretical physicist, mathematician, and string theorist. He was a physics professor at Cornell University from 1990 to 1995 and has been a professor at Columbia University since 1996, as well as chairman of the World Science Festival since co-founding it in 2008.

Greene has become known to a wider audience through his books “The Elegant Universe”, “Icarus at the Edge of Time”, “The Fabric of the Cosmos”, and “The Hidden Reality”.

He’s currently a member of the Commission of Sponsors of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists.

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