How to build a time machine : the real science of time travel / Brian Clegg.

Clegg, Brian. (Author).

  • ISBN: 9780312656881 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 0312656882 (hardback)
  • Description: 307 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2011.

Available copies

  • 4 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

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Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 530.11/Clegg (Text to phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult Nonfiction 530.11 CLEGG 2011 (Text to phone) Checked out 08/05/2014
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction NEW QC 173.59 .S65 C54 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

Contents Note: A glittering metal framework -- It's all relative -- Time past -- Time's arrow -- The time travellers' convention -- Back to the future -- Warp factor four -- Entangled web -- Phantoms of time -- Interstellar engineering -- Alice through the wormhole -- The Mallett Machine -- Killing grandfather -- Fact or fiction?
Summary: "In How to Build a Time Machine, Brian Clegg provides an understanding of what time is and how it can be manipulated. He explores the remarkable possibilities of real time travel that emerge from quantum entanglement, superluminal speeds, neutron star cylinders and wormholes in space. With the fascinating paradoxes of time travel echoing in our minds will we realize that travel into the future might never be possible? Or will we realize there is no limit on what can be achieved, and take on this ultimate challenge? Only time will tell"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Time travel.
Space and time.