Reality Is Not What It Seems

  • by Carlo Rovelli
  • Narrated by Roy McMillan
  • 6 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

From the best-selling author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics comes a new audiobook about the mind-bending nature of the universe.
Penguin presents the unabridged downloadable audiobook edition of Reality Is Not What It Seems by Carlo Rovelli, read by Roy McMillan.
What are time and space made of? Where does matter come from? And what exactly is reality?
Scientist Carlo Rovelli has spent his whole life exploring these questions and pushing the boundaries of what we know. Here he explains how our image of the world has changed throughout centuries. From Aristotle to Albert Einstein, Michael Faraday to the Higgs boson, he takes us on a wondrous journey to show us that beyond our ever-changing idea of reality is a whole new world that has yet to be discovered.


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Eye opening and mind expanding

This was the first audiobook that I listened to in one weekend and one of the very few that I will listen to again.
Put it on your list now.
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- Stefan Richter

Nothing really new here.

Explained really well though and doesn't get bogged down, will listen again, to get a better grasp on the concepts covered, although author tends to ridicule anything spiritual, but at the same time explains how little we do know!
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- Mike

Book Details

  • Release Date: 06-10-2016
  • Publisher: Penguin AudioBooks