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First review from Publisher's Weekly!

Our first review is out, and it’s very good! A few choice quotes from our Publisher’s Weekly review: …An informative, math-free, and completely entertaining look at the concept of symmetry in physics… Throughout his fascinating discussion, Goldberg’s writing remains accessible … Continue reading

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Danica McKellar blurbed my book!

Okay, just one more, and only because it’s pretty insane. Danica McKellar (who you may also remember as Winnie Cooper from the Wonder Years) has written a really nice blurb for the Universe in the Rearview Mirror: This is a … Continue reading

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Bunch o' Blurbs

Okay, I promise not to overdo it, but in the last few days, some really awesome people have been saying some really awesome things about my upcoming book, The Universe in the Rearview Mirror: Most physics books can’t really be … Continue reading

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A great blurb from Priya Natarajan

So I found this in my inbox: Unputdownable! This book is tremendous fun for any reader curious about our bizarre and beautiful universe. If only the profound concepts and laws of physics were presented in schools in the clear and … Continue reading

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John Allen Paulos blurbs my book!

Like many of you, one of my earliest and best exposures to popular mathematics writing was John Allen Paulos’s excellent Innumeracy and Beyond Numeracy. He and I have become twitter buddies, and he graciously agreed to blurb my upcoming book: … Continue reading

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First blurb!

We’re still a few months out until the release of “The Universe in the Rearview Mirror,” but we got our first blurb! I promise not to pester you with all of them, but this one’s a beaut: Dave Goldberg’s entertaining … Continue reading

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Can't wait? Too bad.

Guess what’s up on amazon? It’s my new book! That’s good! The release date isn’t until July 11, 2013. That’s bad! But you can pre-order. That’s good! But beware, it carries a terrible curse! Oohh, that’s bad. But it comes … Continue reading

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Quickies

Hi Folks! Just a few quick announcements (though I’m hoping to write something a bit longer later about science, statistics, and politics). Tonight I’ll be giving a talk entitled, “What’s the Matter with the Higgs Boson?” to the Delaware Valley … Continue reading

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And, we're back.

Things have been pretty quiet around these parts lately. That’s because, as most of you know, I’ve been working on my new book, The Universe in the Rearview Mirror. Apropos of that, I have a few announcements: Good news, everyone! … Continue reading

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Greek! And a few other announcements.

Tap. Tap. Is this thing on? I just wanted to give a few brief announcements. We’ve sold the Greek version of the “User’s Guide” to Klidarithmos Publications. We are officially huge in the Mediterranean. For those keeping track at home, … Continue reading

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