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The Resource Brief answers to the big questions, Stephen Hawking ; [foreword: Eddie Redmayne ; an introduction: Kip Thorne ; afterword: Lucy Hawking]

Brief answers to the big questions, Stephen Hawking ; [foreword: Eddie Redmayne ; an introduction: Kip Thorne ; afterword: Lucy Hawking]

Label
Brief answers to the big questions
Title
Brief answers to the big questions
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Hawking ; [foreword: Eddie Redmayne ; an introduction: Kip Thorne ; afterword: Lucy Hawking]
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers the renowned scientist's final thoughts on using science to address the most important challenges facing humanity
Summary
The world-famous cosmologist and #1 best-selling author of A Brief History of Time leaves us with his final thoughts on the universe’s biggest questions in a posthumous work
Writing style
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10732709
Cataloging source
APLS
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1942-2018
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Hawking, Stephen
Dewey number
500
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1982-
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  • Redmayne, Eddie
  • Thorne, Kip S
  • Hawking, Lucy
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True
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  • Science
  • Science
  • Philosophy and science
  • Inquiry (Theory of knowledge)
Target audience
adult
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Label
Brief answers to the big questions, Stephen Hawking ; [foreword: Eddie Redmayne ; an introduction: Kip Thorne ; afterword: Lucy Hawking]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Why we must ask the big questions -- Is there a God? -- How did it all begin? -- Is there other intelligent life in the universe? -- Can we predict the future? -- What is inside a black hole? -- Is time travel possible? -- Will we survive on Earth? -- Should we colonise space? -- Will artificial intelligence outsmart us? -- How do we shape the future?
Control code
000064201085
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 232 pages
Isbn
9781473695986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1056701815
Label
Brief answers to the big questions, Stephen Hawking ; [foreword: Eddie Redmayne ; an introduction: Kip Thorne ; afterword: Lucy Hawking]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Why we must ask the big questions -- Is there a God? -- How did it all begin? -- Is there other intelligent life in the universe? -- Can we predict the future? -- What is inside a black hole? -- Is time travel possible? -- Will we survive on Earth? -- Should we colonise space? -- Will artificial intelligence outsmart us? -- How do we shape the future?
Control code
000064201085
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 232 pages
Isbn
9781473695986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1056701815

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