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Book review of "Before the Big Bang: The Origin of the Universe and What Lies Beyond" by Laura Mersini-Houghton

Book review of “Before the Big Bang: The Origin of the Universe and What Lies Beyond” by Laura Mersini-Houghton

Comment on this story Comment In the past century, astrophysicists have coalesced around the notion that our universe resulted from a big bang, when our prenatal universe was so small, hot and compressed that matter and time effectively did not exist. The evidence of this has mostly come from calculating several known quantities of universal …

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'How Fast Did T. rex Run?' and other questions about dinosaurs examined in new book : NPR

‘How Fast Did T. rex Run?’ and other questions about dinosaurs examined in new book : NPR

Princeton University Press Princeton University Press What color were the dinosaurs? Watching the Jurassic Park movies, the answer seems clear: gray, brown or, at best, dull green. in a new book, British paleontologist David Hone dryly asks: “Has there ever been a more tediously colored set of animals than as seen across those movies?” In …

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