Marcus Chown

Formerly a radio astronomer at the California Institute of Technology, MARCUS CHOWN is now the cosmology consultant for New Scientist and the author of many books on science, including The Matchbox That Ate a Forty-Ton Truck.

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The Matchbox That Ate a Forty-Ton Truck

Marcus Chown
Faber and Faber, Inc.

Look around you. The reflection of your face in a window tells you about the most shocking discovery in the history of science: that at its deepest level the...

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