Table of contents for The great beyond : higher dimensions, parallel universes and the extraordinary search for a theory of everything / by Paul Halpern.


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Acknowledgments. 
 Introduction: The Kaluza-Klein Miracle. 
 1. The Power of Geometry. 
 2. Visions of Hyperspace. 
 3. The Physicist’s Stone: Uniting Electricity, Magnetism, and Light. 
 4. Getting Gravity in Shape. 
 5. Striking the Fifth Chord: Kaluza’s Remarkable Discovery. 
 6. Klein’s Quantum Odyssey. 
 7. Einstein’s Dilemma. 
 8. Truth under Exile: Theorizing at Princeton. 
 9. Brave New World: Seeking Unity in an Age of Conflict. 
 10. Gauging the Weak and the Strong. 
 11. Hyperspace Packages Tied Up in Strings. 
 12. Brane Worlds and Parallel Universes. 
 Conclusion: Extra-dimensional Perception. 
 Notes. 
 Further Reading. 
 Index.
 


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Physics Philosophy, Relativity (Physics)Particles (Nuclear physics)Cosmology