The river of time [E-Book] / Igor D. Novikov ; translated from the Russian by Vitaly Kisin.
Novikov, I. D., (author)
Kisin, Vitaly, (translator)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2001
1 online resource (xxiv, 275 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Origins of thinking about time
  • Science of time is born
  • Light
  • The pace of time can be slowed down!
  • Time machine
  • Time, space and gravitation
  • Holes in space and time
  • Energy extracted from black holes
  • Towards the sources of the river of time
  • Journey to unusual depths
  • Grand unification
  • Sources
  • What produces the flow of time and why in a single direction only?
  • Against the flow
  • Can we change the past?