Lisa Randall
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Lisa Randall

Lisa Randall studies theoretical particle physics and cosmology at Harvard University, where she is Frank B. Baird, Jr., Professor of Science. A member of the National Academy of Sciences, the American Philosophical Society, and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, she is the recipient of many awards and honorary degrees. Professor Randall was included in Time magazine's "100 Most Influential People" of 2007 and was among Esquire magazine's "75 Most Influential People of the 21st Century." Professor Randall's two books, Warped Passages (2005) and Knocking on Heaven's Door (2011) were New York Times bestsellers and 100 Notable Books. Her stand-alone e-book, Higgs Discovery: The Power of Empty Space, was published in 2012.

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Best Sellers

    • Warped Passages

    • Unraveling the Mysteries of the Universe's Hidden Dimensions
    • By: Lisa Randall
    • Narrated by: Donna Postel
    • Length: 17 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44

    The universe has many secrets. It may hide additional dimensions of space other than the familiar three we recognize. There might even be another universe adjacent to ours....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Physics textbook without the math

    • By Victor on 05-13-18
    • Unraveling the Mysteries of the Universe's Hidden Dimensions
    • By: Lisa Randall
    • Narrated by: Donna Postel
    • Length: 17 hrs and 42 mins
    • Release date: 12-19-17
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 50 ratings

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs

    • The Astounding Interconnectedness of the Universe
    • By: Lisa Randall
    • Narrated by: Carrington MacDuffie
    • Length: 12 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 290
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 266
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 263

    In Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs, Randall tells a breathtaking story that weaves together the cosmos' history and our own....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • SOME LIGHT ON DARK MATTER

    • By Ray on 11-22-15

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Knocking on Heaven's Door

    • How Physics and Scientific Thinking Illuminate the Universe and the Modern World
    • By: Lisa Randall
    • Narrated by: Carrington MacDuffie
    • Length: 14 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 163
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 137
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 141

    The latest developments in physics have the potential to radically revise our understanding of the world: its makeup, its evolution, and the fundamental forces that drive its operation....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love the book, hate the title

    • By Amazon Customer on 02-03-13

    Regular price: $34.99

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