The View from the Center of the Universe
Discovering our Extraordinary Place in the Cosmos
Joel R.Primack and Nancy Ellen Abrams
In this groundbreaking new book, Joel R. Primack, Ph.D., one of the world's leading cosmologists, and Nancy Ellen Abrams, a cultural philosopher and writer, use recent advances in astronomy, physics, and cosmology to frame an exciting new way to understand the universe as a whole and our role in it.
Praise for: The View from the Center of the Universe
"One of those truly creative books that crosses disciplines; it synthesizes the information we have so far to evoke a compelling new vision of why we matter in the universe and how we might begin to embrace it again and call it home.”
– L. A. Times
“A deeply inspiring book that should be required reading for everyone.”
– New Scientist
NANCY AND JOEL’S
October 25, 2006, at the NASA Research Park, Mountain View, CA, is now available on DVD (with amazing high resolution astronomical videos)
For download in mp4 format (for video iPod, PC or Mac) see the Links webpage.
Joel R. Primack
Nancy Ellen Abrams