Our Final Hour: A Scientist's Warning

Our Final Hour: A Scientist's Warning

by Martin J . Rees (Author)


From world-renowned astrophysicist Sir Martin Rees, a timely, brisk, and alarming look at the way today's technology could spell the end of tomorrow.



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Format: Paperback
Pages: 240
Publisher: Basic Books
Published: 24 Mar 2004

ISBN 10: 0465068634
ISBN 13: 9780465068630

Media Reviews
Heady, scary--and very scholarly--Stuff.... Rees writes with beautiful simplicity. This is a conversational book, totally accessible to a general reader.
Author Bio
Matrin Rees is a leading researcher on cosmic evolution, black holes, and galaxies. He has himself originated many key ideas, and brings a unique perspective to themes discussed in this book. He is currently a Royal Society Research Professor, and Great Britain's Astronomer Royal. Through based in Cambridge University for most of his career, he travels extensively, and collabourates wit many colleagues in the U.S. and elsewhere. He is an enthusiast for international collaboration in research, and is a member of several foreign academies.