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The History of the Universe in 1000 Words or Less

Author:

Manjunath, R

Category:

Research Papers

Sub-Category:

Cosmology

Language:

English

Date Published:

July 31, 2019

Downloads:

81

Keywords:

Cosmos; Black Hole; Particle-Antiparticle Annihilation; Space-time; String Theory; Gravitation

Abstract:

Since the dawn of the history of science from Copernicus (who took the details of Ptolemy, and found a way to look at the same construction from a slightly different perspective and discover that the Earth is not the center of the universe) and Galileo to the present, we (a hoard of talking monkeys who's consciousness is from a collection of connected neurons − hammering away on typewriters and by pure chance eventually ranging the values for the (fundamental) numbers that would allow the development of any form of intelligent life) have gazed at the stars and attempted to chart the heavens and still discovering the fundamental laws of nature. Beginning at Stonehenge and ending with the current crisis in String Theory, the story of this eternal question to uncover the mysteries of the universe describes a narrative that includes some of the greatest discoveries of all time and leading personalities, including Aristotle, Johannes Kepler, and Isaac Newton, and the rise to the modern era of Einstein, Eddington, and Hawking.

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