Save up to 20% on the price of your tickets! It's easy... Become a member today! If you are already a member, log in to get your member rate. The God Equation: The Quest for a Theory of Everything Evening Program on Zoom Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 7:00 p.m. ET Code: 1K0101 Tickets Login $20 - Member 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 $25 - Non-Member Resize text remove add PROGRAM DESCRIPTION When Newton discovered the laws of motion and gravity, he unified the rules of heaven and earth. From then on, physicists have been discovering new forces and incorporating them into ever-greater theories. But the major breakthroughs of the 20th century—relativity and quantum mechanics—are incompatible, and so since then, physicists have been endeavoring to combine these two theories. Join Michio Kaku, a renowned theoretical physicist and New York Times bestselling author, as he tells the story of the epic quest to ultimately tie all the forces in the universe together into one beautiful equation that can unlock the deepest mysteries of space and time. Kaku is a professor of physics at the City University of New York, cofounder of string field theory, and the author of widely acclaimed science books including Beyond Einstein, The Future of Humanity, The Future of the Mind, Hyperspace, Physics of the Future, and Physics of the Impossible. He is the science correspondent for “CBS This Morning” and host of the radio programs Science Fantastic and Exploration. His upcoming book The God Equation: The Quest for a Theory of Everything (Doubleday) is available for sale. BOOK SALE INFORMATION Purchase your copy of The God Equation: The Quest for a Theory of Everything by Michio Kaku here. SPECIAL NOTE: Politics and Prose is offering a 10% discount to Smithsonian Associates ticket-holders. To claim your discount, enter the code SPECIAL10 (no space between letters and numbers) in the “Coupon discount” section on Politics and Prose's check-out page. PATRON INFORMATION If you register multiple individuals, you will be asked to supply individual names and email addresses so they can receive a Zoom link email. Please note that if there is a change in program schedule or a cancellation, we will notify you via email, and it will be your responsibility to notify other registrants in your group. Unless otherwise noted, registration for streaming programs typically closes two hours prior to the start time on the date of the program. Once registered, patrons should receive an automatic email confirmation from CustomerService@SmithsonianAssociates.org. Separate Zoom link information will be emailed closer to the date of the program. If you do not receive your Zoom link information 24 hours prior to the start of the program, please email Customer Service for assistance. View Common FAQs about our Streaming Programs on Zoom. This program is part of ourSmithsonian Associates Streaming series.