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A book that changed my mind: The First Three Minutes

Science writer Ann Finkbeiner

The young me thought science was something you did if you didn’t have the imagination to be an artist. I wanted to write fiction. But somehow I didn’t: I didn’t have any stories I thought were worth writing. The first clue about what might be wrong with me came when I read Steven Weinberg’s 1977 The First Three Minutes.  Read more