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 February 17, 2011

If THIS universe isn’t weird enough for you …

Prof. Manly's new book, Visions of the MultiverseCheck out Professor Steven Manly's new book surveying 11 different multiple universe concepts! Visions of the Multiverse was released in February 2011 by Career Press/New Page Books.

The idea of a multiple universe reality is no longer considered speculative or implausible by many physicists; rather, it is deemed inescapable. Distinct concepts of the multiverse spring from quantum mechanics, cosmology, string theory—based cosmology, and ideas about a mathematics based reality that borders on the religious.

In this accessible and entertaining book, Prof. Manly guides you on a tour of the many multiverse concepts and provides the non-technical background to understand them. A wide variety of fascinating concepts—from relativity and fundamental particles and forces of nature to dark matter, dark energy, and quantum mechanics – are covered in an unintimidating and conversational tone.

Visions of the Multiverse explores questions such as:

Is humanity is in the midst of a new Copernican revolution? Spend some time with Visions of the Multiverse and decide for yourself.