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By Lisa Randall

sixty six million years in the past, a ten-mile-wide item from outer house hurtled into the Earth at terrific velocity. The influence annihilated the dinosaurs, in addition to three-quarters of the opposite species in the world. yet what if this disaster was once the signal of anything larger: a gap vista onto the interconnectedness of the universe itself?

This is the tale of the amazing forces that underpin our lifestyles; a horizon-expanding journey of the cosmos that unifies what we all know concerning the universe with new pondering. From the far-flung reaches of area, the make-up of the universe and our sun system's position inside of it, to the mysterious and elusive stuff of darkish topic and the way it impacts lifestyles right here on Earth.

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