Martin Rees

LORD (MARTIN) REES is widely acknowledged as one of the world's leading astronomers and cosmologists.

He is President of the Royal Society, Master of Trinity College, Cambridge; Royal Society Professor at Cambridge University; the UK Astronomer Royal; and the author of about 500 research papers, and several books including Gravity's Fatal Attraction (with Mitchell Begelman); New Perspectives in Astrophysical Astronomy; Before the Beginning : Our Universe and Others; Just Six Numbers: The Deep Forces that Shape the Universe; Our Cosmic Habitat; and Our Final Hour: A Scientist's Warning: How Terror, Error, and Environmental Disaster Threaten Humankind's Future in this Century—on Earth and Beyond (published in the UK as Our Final Century: The 50/50 Threat to Humanity's Survival).

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"Living In a Multiverse"
"The Ultra Early Universe" [12.16.02]
"An Ensemble of Universes," Ch.15 in The Third Culture

BEYOND Edge: Martin Rees: The Bruce Medalist