View Full Version : Book Review: Empire of the Stars

2005-Nov-21, 01:10 PM
The branch of science called physics comes with a long history of preliminary conjectures later proven or disproved via experimentation. Brave champions pillared their beliefs before friend and foe alike with the simple desire to contribute. Those correct in their postulations live for eternity in textbooks, while those who fail ignobly disappear. Arthur Miller in his book <a href="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/061834151X/universetoday/102-2304795-8980157?%5Fencoding=UTF8&camp=1789&link%5Fcode=xm2"><em>Empire of the Stars</em></a> dusts off the fairly recent instantiation of ideas and postulations surrounding black holes. In it he shows that even being correct may not necessarily add your name to the wall of physics fame.

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