Sean Carroll is a theoretical physicist at the California Institute of Technology. His papers on dark matter and dark energy, the physics of extra dimensions, and alternative theories of gravity have been widely praised. He is also one of the founders of the group blog cosmicvariance.com, named one of the five top science blogs by Nature.
'Forget Stephen Hawking's Brief History: this mind-blowing book is
the real deal... Fascinating.' * Times Higher Education, Book of
the Week *
'Carroll's insight will intrigue anyone... Most enjoyable.' * BBC Focus *