The Accidental Universe
He spoke at the 2015 Tucson Festival of Books, held on March 14-15 on the campus of the University of Arizona.
Alan Lightman talked about his book, The Accidental Universe: The World You Thought You Knew, in which he argues that our view of the… read more
Alan Lightman talked about his book, The Accidental Universe: The World You Thought You Knew, in which he argues that our view of the universe owes as much to human imagination as it does to modern technology.
He spoke at the 2015 Tucson Festival of Books, held on March 14-15 on the campus of the University of Arizona. close
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James C. Cornell President International Science Writers Association
Alan Lightman Author
The Accidental Universe
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