Books by Lee Smolin

Lee Smolin earned his Ph.D. in physics at Harvard, then went on to teach at Yale and Pennsylvania State before helping to found the innovative Perimeter Institute. He is the author of The Life of the Cosmos and Three Roads to Quantum Gravity.


TIME REBORN by Lee Smolin
NON-FICTION
Released: April 23, 2013

"This is a work as much of philosophy as science. Despite the absence of mathematics, it requires close attention, but readers who make the effort will absorb a flood of ideas from an imaginative thinker."
A distinguished physicist delivers a thoughtful, complex re-evaluation of the role of time in the universe. Read full book review >
THE LIFE OF THE COSMOS by Lee Smolin
NON-FICTION
Released: May 1, 1997

"The early chapters are slow going, but once his argument builds up momentum, Smolin is a thought-provoking theorist."
Physics has long assumed that the laws of nature are immutable; here's a cosmological theory that challenges even that common-sense notion. Read full book review >