FOREWORD: THE MAKING OF TOMORROW’S SCIENCE
PART ONE: THE NATURE OF REALITY
CHAPTER 1: UNBREAK MY HEART
Contrary to all expectations, there may exist regions in our Universe
where time runs backwards
CHAPTER 2: I'M GONNA LIVE FOREVER
Evidence is growing that there are an infinite number of realities all
stacked together like the pages of a never-ending book
CHAPTER 3: DIVIDING THE INDIVISIBLE
A claim that the basic building blocks of matter can be split could have
Profound implications for the nature of ultimate reality
CHAPTER 4: ALL THE WORLD'S A TIME MACHINE
The two great theories of the 20th-century physics might at last be
united--if atoms contain time machines!
CHAPTER 5: TALES FROM THE FIFTH DIMENSION
Not only are extra dimensions a real possibility, they could reveal
themselves in the next few years
PART TWO: THE NATURE OF THE UNIVERSE
CHAPTER 6: THE HOLES IN THE SKY
Is most of the mass of the Universe in the form of fridge-sized black
CHAPTER 7: LOOKING GLASS UNIVERSE
Does our Universe could contain invisible galaxies, stars and planets
--even invisible ETs?
CHAPTER 8: THE UNIVERSE NEXT DOOR
Brace yourself. The Universe could be about to get bigger than you ever
CHAPTER 9: WAS THE UNIVERSE CREATED BY ANGELS?
The discovery that it might be possible to make a universe in the
laboratory could have profound implications for the origin of our own
PART THREE: LIFE AND THE UNIVERSE
CHAPTER 10: THE WORLDS BETWEEN THE STARS
Billions upon billions of habitable planets could be hiding in the cold,
dark abyss of interstellar space
CHAPTER 11: THE LIFE PLAGUE
Did life on Earth have its beginnings in interstellar space?
CHAPTER 12: ALIEN GARBAGE
The aliens might not have got to Earth yet but their garbage may have
arrived ahead of them!