sign-up for email news

Lawrence M. Krauss: A Universe From Nothing

07/09/2012 7:00 pm
Lawrence M. Krauss: A Universe From Nothing

The Colbert Report

Fresh off his appearance on The Colbert Report, internationally-known theoretical physicist and ASU professor Lawrence M. Krauss presents A Universe from Nothing: Why There is Something Rather Than Nothing.

One of the few prominent scientists today to have actively crossed the chasm between science and popular culture, Krauss reveals that modern science is addressing the question of why there is something rather than nothing, with surprising and fascinating ­results. He details these mind-bending new theories, suggesting that they show that not only can something arise from nothing, something will always arise from nothing. With his characteristic wry humor, Krauss also takes us back to the beginning of the beginning, presenting the most recent evidence for how our universe evolved—and the implications for how it's going to end. "Forget Jesus," Krauss has argued, "the stars died so you could be born." As Richard Dawkins has described it: This could potentially be the most important scientific book with implications for supernaturalism since Darwin.

PRE-ORDER TODAY online or at 480.730.0205 to secure your seat and place in the signing line. Click "add to cart" below and we'll reserve your book(s) and ticket(s) for in-store pickup before the event unless otherwise noted.

EVENT TICKETS (free with book purchase from Changing Hands) will be called by assigned letter group to fill seats one hour before the event, two per ticket, and form the signing line after the presentation. Seats cannot be guaranteed for late arrivals. If available, seating opens to the general public fifteen minutes before the event, so please arrive early.

CAN'T MAKE IT? If you'd like a signed book from any of our author events, please call us at 480.730.0205 to pre-pay and we'll have one or more copies signed and reserved for you or shipped anywhere in the United States and to most international locations.

ISBN-13: 9781451624458
Availability: Special Order - Subject to Availability
Published: Atria Books, 1/2012

ISBN-13: 9780393340655
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 days
Published: W. W. Norton & Company, 3/2012

ISBN-13: 9780465002047
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 days
Published: Basic Books, 7/2007

Fear of Physics (Paperback)

ISBN-13: 9780465002184
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 days
Published: Basic Books, 6/2007

ISBN-13: 9780316183093
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 days
Published: Back Bay Books, 5/2002

6428 S McClintock Dr.
Postal Code:
United States

Site and Event Search

Merchant Services
SecurityMetrics for PCI Compliance, QSA, IDS, Penetration Testing, Forensics, and Vulnerability Assessment