This book by world-renowned physicist Stephen Hawking is a collection of answers to the biggest questions about existence. In clear and concise language, Hawking tackles everything from the mysteries of black holes to the origins of life. Insightful and thought-provoking, Brief Answers to the Big Questions offers readers a unique glimpse into some of the most perplexing problems facing science today.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for anyone looking to gain a deeper understanding of the biggest questions about our universe. Hawking’s clear and concise writing makes complex concepts easy to understand, making this an ideal read for those with an interest in science and engineering.
- Thought provoking
- Unique glimpse into science
- The author’s tone can be condescending at times.
- Some of the topics are quite dense and difficult to follow.
- The book is a bit short, making it feel unfinished.
Learn more about the author
Stephen Hawking (1942-2018) was the most renowned scientist of his generation. A Cambridge University professor, he wrote numerous books on physics and cosmology, including the international bestseller A Brief History of Time.
“Brief Answers to the Big Questions is a concise and memorable book by one of the most brilliant minds in history. Hawking tackles everything from the origins of life to black holes, making difficult concepts understandable for anyone who wants to learn.”
“This book is a beautiful addition to my Hawking collection. As always, he delivers clear explanations of complex topics and makes them easy to understand.”
“This book is a great read. It provides clear explanations of complex concepts in an easy to understand way. I would definitely recommend it to anyone interested in learning more about physics and the universe.”
“I loved this book. It is accessible to anyone, but at the same time it provides deep insights into some of the biggest mysteries in science.”