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    • A Brief History of Infinity: The Quest to Think the Unthinkable

    • Brief Histories
    • By: Brian Clegg
    • Narrated by: Gordon Griffin
    • Length: 9 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Space is big. Really big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the street to the chemist, but that's just peanuts to space.' Douglas Adams, Hitch-hiker's Guide to the Galaxy.We human beings have trouble with infinity - yet infinity is a surprisingly human subject. Philosophers and mathematicians have gone mad contemplating its nature and complexity - yet it is a concept routinely used by schoolchildren. Exploring the infinite is a

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Really not great in Audio, not great otherwise

    • By Michael on 03-29-13

    Regular price: $16.35