The accidental universe: the world you thought you knew

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Meditates on scientific findings that are changing the understanding of the cosmos, exploring such topics as the debate between science and religion, the conflict between the desire for permanence and nature's impermanence, and the ways technology has changed physical experiences.
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subject_facet Astronomy -- Philosophy, Cosmology, Instinct, Intuition, Knowledge, Theory of, Lightman, Alan P., -- 1948-, Physics -- Philosophy, SCIENCE / Cosmology, SCIENCE / Physics / Astrophysics, SCIENCE / Space Science, Thought and thinking, Universe
table_of_contents The Accidental Universe -- The Temporary Universe -- The Spiritual Universe -- The Symmetrical Universe -- The Gargantuan Universe -- The Lawful Universe -- The Disembodied Universe.
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title The accidental universe : the world you thought you knew
title_display The accidental universe : the world you thought you knew
title_full The accidental universe : the world you thought you knew / Alan Lightman, The accidental universe : the world you thought you knew [electronic resource] / Alan Lightman
title_short The accidental universe :
title_sort accidental universe the world you thought you knew
title_sub the world you thought you knew
topic Astronomy Philosophy, Cosmology, Instinct, Intuition, Knowledge, Theory of, Lightman, Alan P., 1948-, Physics Philosophy, SCIENCE / Cosmology, SCIENCE / Physics / Astrophysics, SCIENCE / Space Science, Thought and thinking, Universe
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