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Timothy ferris, respected science writer and professor emeritus of journalism at the university of california at berkeley, addresses these and other abstract concepts in the whole shebang. Epic of evolution 63 words the epic of evolution, like its synonymous terms, cosmic evolution and the. A nontechnical account of recent astronomical research makes all that is known about the universe accessible to the average reader, in a study that integrates scientific personalities with hard facts, vivid explanations, and authoritative speculation. Science and religion in religion, questions of origins are answered in the language of religion, i. Timothy ferris is the author of a dozen books most recently the science of liberty, plus 200 articles and essays, and three documentary filmsthe creation of the universe, life beyond earth, and seeing in the darkseen by over 20 million viewers. May 02, 1997 the whole shebang looks like a hefty book at first at 400 pages, but the last hundred are devoted to the end notes and bibliography. Timothy ferris provides a clear, elegantly written overview of current research. Twelve years in the making and impeccably researched, coming of age in the milky way chronicles the awakening of the human species to the vastness of our.

A stateoftheuniverses report 1997, a popular science. Brother guy consolmagno is a jesuit and an astronomer at the vatican observatory. Timothy ferris born august 29, 1944 is an american science writer and the bestselling author of twelve books, including the science of liberty 2010 and coming of age in the milky way 1988, for which he was awarded the american institute of physics prize and was nominated for the pulitzer prize. Ferriss has written five books, the 4hour workweek 2007, expanded edition 2009, the 4hour body 2010, the 4hour chef 2012, tools of titans 2016, and tribe of mentors 2017. I took a short, online course in cosmology this past month for which timothy ferris book, the whole shebang, was the required text. Timothy ferris provides a clear, elegantly written overview of current research and a forecast of where cosmological theory is likely. Timothy ferris begins the whole shebang with a succinct account of how we have come to know what we know about the universe. Plenty of books try to explain the origin of the universe, but despite the ascendance of the big bang theory, numerous details of that theory remain in flux as new. Ferris is a master analogist who conveys his insights on the history of cosmology with a lyrical flair. A stateofthe universes report, 1st edition by timothy ferris j richard gott iii, professor of astrophysics, princeton university.

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