The international bestseller that inspired a major Nova special and sparked a new understanding of the universe, now with a new preface and epilogue.
“A bright, shiny gift to popular-science collections.”—Booklist
Cutting-edge astrophysics that builds on Einstein's theories to find the unseen matter that fills the Universe.
“Highly personal and philosophical . . . the next best thing to reading Copernicus.”—Publishers Weekly
“A short, excellent account of [Leavitt’s] extraordinary life and achievements.”—Simon Singh, New York Times Book Review