God's Equation: Einstein, Relativity, and the Expanding Universe (Hardcover)

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In a work of awesome scope, Amir Aczel investigates what powers the stars on their journey to the edge of the universe. Using Einstein and his theories to explain the latest developments in cosmology, Aczel outlines the links between relativity and cosmology via Einstein's "cosmological constant." In the author's view, Einstein served as God's mouthpiece, revealing the most fundamental truths about our larger environment, truths contemporary scientists are just now confirming. This book is the first to discuss certain letters of Einstein that put a new spin on his relationship with other scientists and on his early efforts to prove his revolutionary theories.

About the Author


Amir D. Aczel is an internationally known mathematician. He lives in Waltham, MA.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781568581392
Publisher: Basic Books
Publication Date: January 1st, 1999
Pages: 272