Douglas & Mclntyre Ltd., Canada, 2006. – 248 p. – ISBN-10: 0809067226A theoretical search for parallel universes. This book is not for the faint hearted; it requires basic knowledge of physics and cosmology. Among his peers, Alex Vilenkin is regarded as one of the most imaginative and creative cosmologists of our time. His contributions to our current understanding of the universe include a number of novel ideas, two of which-eternal cosmic inflation and the quantum creation of the universe from nothing - have provided a scientific foundation for the possible existence of multiple universes. Contents Genesis What Banged, How It Banged, and What Caused It to Bang The Rise and Fall of Repulsive Gravity Creation and Its Discontents The Modern Story of Genesis The Inflationary Universe Too Good to Be Wrong Eternal Inflation The Antigravity Stone Runaway Inflation The Sky Has Spoken Infinite Islands The King Lives! Principle of Mediocrity The Cosmological Constant Problem Anthropic Feuds Mediocrity Raised to a Principle A Theory of Everything Before the Beginning Did the Universe Have a Beginning? Creation of Universes from Nothing The End of the World Fire in the Equations
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