Black Hole: How an Idea Abandoned by Newtonians, Hated by Einstein, and Gambled on by Hawking Became Loved

Version: Unabridged
Author: Marcia Bartusiak
Narrator: Randye Kaye
Genres: Science & Technology, Astronomy & Physics
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Published In: April 2015
# of Units: 7 CDs
Length: 8 hours
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This engrossing book from renowned science writer Marcia Bartusiak tells the story of the fierce black hole debates and the contributions of Einstein, Hawking, and other leading thinkers who completely altered our view of the universe.

Author Details

Author Details

Bartusiak, Marcia

Combining her skills as a journalist with a master's degree in physics, Marcia Bartusiak has been covering the fields of astronomy and physics for three decades. Currently a professor of the practice of the Graduate Program in Science Writing at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, she is the award-winning author of six critically acclaimed books. Visit her at