DESCRIPTION In their bestselling book for young readers, noted physicist Stephen Hawking and his daughter, Lucy, provide a grand and funny adventure that explains fascinating information about our universe, including Dr. Hawking's latest ideas about black holes. It's the story of. In their bestselling book for young readers, noted physicist Stephen Hawking and his daughter, Lucy, provide a grand and funny adventure that explains. probably read the first few pages but wouldn't know what it was on about. But George's Secret Key to the Universe was so transfix- ing that I had to read it.
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The Power of Six. Pittacus Lore. Heroes of Olympus: The Son of Neptune. It then goes on to describe black holes, which remains the topic of focus in the last part of the book. At frequent intervals throughout the book, there are pictures and "fact files" of the different references to universal objects, including a picture of Mars with its Moons.
It was reported in June that Stephen and Lucy Hawking would be writing a children's book with Christophe Galfard, with the aim of "explaining theoretical physics in an accessible way to youngsters.
The Independent gave the book a positive review, calling it an "excellent book" that "will do wonders to raise enthusiasm for physics among young readers". It did, however, add that the storytelling has some rough edges, and noted the book had a couple of scientific inaccuracies.
The story in this book is a bit contrived, but as a book intended to teach children the basics of astronomy, astrophysics, cosmology, and other principles that govern our universe, it does a fair job.
But surprisingly, much of the fictional story isn't scientifically accurate. This might be forgivable in straight sci-fi or fantasy This little fellow needs a home—can you give him one? George's Secret Key chapter 2 Actually, he preferred plants.
They were much easier to deal with: But George was thrilled to have his very own pig. The home-knitted purple-and-orange striped sweater from his mom had sleeves that stretched right down to the floor; he had never wanted a xylophone, and he had a hard time looking enthusiastic when he unwrapped a build-your-own ant farm.
What George really wanted—above all things in the Universe—was a computer.