“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
"An intellectual accomplishment that illuminates the magic and the wisdom of the heavens above."—Kirkus Reviews
A new edition of the New York Times bestseller—now a three-part Nova special: a fascinating and thought-provoking journey through the mysteries of space, time, and matter.
Where the science of black holes, gravitational waves, and time travel will likely lead us, as reported by spacetime's most important theoreticians and observers.