Neil deGrasse Tyson has a way of making you feel smarter and yet dumber at the same time. His ability to discuss some of the most complicated ideas in Astrophysics in a way that most people can understand is beyond par. As you listen to him speak, or read his books, you learn so much new information, you realize how little you actually know! Read his newest book and start to understand how little you actually knew about the universe, but enjoy the process of finding out!
What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There’s no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed astrophysicist and best-selling author Neil deGrasse Tyson.
But today, few of us have time to contemplate the cosmos. So Tyson brings the universe down to Earth succinctly and clearly, with sparkling wit, in tasty chapters consumable anytime and anywhere in your busy day.
While you wait for your morning coffee to brew, for the bus, the train, or a plane to arrive, Astrophysics for People in a Hurry will reveal just what you need to be fluent and ready for the next cosmic headlines: from the Big Bang to black holes, from quarks to quantum mechanics, and from the search for planets to the search for life in the universe.