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The Beginning and the End is a non-fiction book by Isaac Asimov. The collection of science essays was first published by Doubleday in 1977.


  • The Past
    • The Real Cyrano
    • Of What Use?
    • The Democracy of Learning
    • The Monsters We Have Lived with
    • The Fossil Fuels
    • A Drop of Water
  • The Present
    • Smart, but Not Smart Enough?
    • Recipe for an Ocean
    • Technology and Energy
    • The Glorious Sun
    • Astronomy
    • The Large Satellites of Jupiter
    • The Natural Satellites
    • Of Life Beyond
    • The Beginning and the End
    • Gravitation, Unlimited
    • Man and Computer
  • The Future
    • The Big Weather Change
    • Tighten Your Belt
    • America—A.D. 2176
    • The Coming Decades in Space
    • Colonizing the Heavens
    • The Moon as Threshold


See Also[]

List of Books by Isaac Asimov