Book Discussion on The Elegant Universe

Dr. Greene talked about his book, The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory,… read more

Dr. Greene talked about his book, The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory, published by W.W. Norton. The book describes the origins and current status of the string theory, which claims that small strings, or loops of energy, lie at the heart of all matter in the universe. The vibrations of these strings determine the properties of matter. Following his remarks, Dr. Greene took questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on The Elegant Universe

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Program ID:
125054-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jul 4, 1999
Last Aired:
Feb 28, 2000

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  • Jul 04, 1999 | 3:07am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 04, 1999 | 7:28am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 10, 1999 | 11:15am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 11, 1999 | 9:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 22, 1999 | 7:47am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 27, 2000 | 6:52pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 28, 2000 | 5:52am EST | C-SPAN 2
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