About Time

Cosmology, Time and Culture at the Twilight of the Big Bang

By Adam Frank; David Drummond (Narrator)
(Tantor Media, Compact Disc, 9781452604527)

Publication Date: September 2011

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback, Compact Disc, MP3 CD

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Description

Author Adam Frank tells the story of humanity's deepest question-when and how did everything begin?-alongside the story of how human beings have experienced time in an astounding book that will change the way we think about time.




About the Author

Adam Frank is a professor of astrophysics at the University of Rochester and a regular contributor to Discover and Astronomy magazines. He has also written for Scientific American and many other publications and is the cofounder of NPR's 13:7 Cosmos & Culture blog. He was a Hubble Fellow and is the recipient of an American Astronomical Society Prize for his scientific writing. David Drummond has made his living as an actor for over twenty-five years, appearing on stages large and small throughout the country and in Seattle, Washington, his hometown. He has narrated over thirty audiobooks for Tantor, in genres ranging from current political commentary to historical nonfiction, from fantasy to military, and from thrillers to humor. He received an AudioFile Earphones Award for his first audiobook, Love 'Em or Lose 'Em: Getting Good People to Stay. When not narrating, David keeps busy writing plays and stories for children.




Praise For About Time

"A phenomenal blend of science and cultural history." ---Kirkus Starred Review

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