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Stories by Glenn D. Starkman4 articles archived since 1845

Is Space Finite?

Conventional wisdom says the universe is infinite. But it could be finite, merely giving the illusion of infinity

October 1, 2002 — Glenn D. Starkman, Jean-Pierre Luminet and Jeffrey R. Weeks

The Fate of Life in the Universe

Billions of years ago the universe was too hot for life to exist. Countless aeons from now, it will become so cold and empty that life, no matter how ingenious, will perish.

October 1, 2002 — Glenn D. Starkman and Lawrence M. Krauss

The Fate of Life in the Universe

Billions of years ago the universe was too hot for life to exist. Countless eons hence, it will become so cold and empty that life, no matter how ingenious, will perish

November 1, 1999 — Lawrence M. Krauss and Glenn D. Starkman

Is Space Finite?

Conventional wisdom says the universe is infinite. But it could be finite, merely giving the illusion of infinity. Upcoming measurements may finally answer this ancient question

April 1, 1999 — Glenn D. Starkman, Jean-Pierre Luminet and Jeffrey R. Weeks