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Author Hawking, Stephen, 1942-2018, author.

Title Brief answers to the big questions / Stephen Hawking.

Publication Info. New York : Bantam Books, [2018]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Bourbonnais PL Adult Non Fiction - BDBB-2  500 HAW    AVAILABLE
 Bradley PL Adult Non-Fiction - BRBB-2  SCIENCE PHYSICS Hawking    AVAILABLE
 Byron PL Adult Non Fiction - BYLY-14  500 HAW    AVAILABLE
 Cherry Valley PLD Adult Non-Fiction - CHVY-11  200 HAW    AVAILABLE
 Clinton Township PL Stacks - CTPY-12  500 HAW    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  500 HAW    AVAILABLE
 East Dubuque DL Stacks - EDLY-13  500 HAW    AVAILABLE
 East Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - EMPG-6  500 HAW    AVAILABLE
 Ella Johnson Memorial PL Stacks - EJMY-11  500 HAW    AVAILABLE
 Flagg-Rochelle PL Adult Non Fiction - FRPY-12  500 HAW    AVAILABLE

Edition First U.S. edition.
Description xxiii, 230 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
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?
Summary Offers the renowned scientist's final thoughts on using science to address the most important challenges facing humanity.
Subject Science -- Miscellanea.
SCIENCE / Cosmology.
SCIENCE / Physics / Astrophysics.
Added Author Redmayne, Eddie, 1982- writer of foreword.
Thorne, Kip S., writer of introduction.
Hawking, Lucy, writer of afterword.
ISBN 9781984819192

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