Mario Livio

Mario Livio is an internationally known astrophysicist at the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI). He is the author of The Golden Ratio, a highly acclaimed book for which he received the International Pythagoras Prize and the Peano Prize; The Equation That Couldn’t Be Solved; the national bestseller Brilliant Blunders; and The Accelerating Universe. He lives in Baltimore, Maryland.

Books by this Author

Brilliant Blunders
Is God a Mathematician?
The Equation That Couldn't Be Solved


Mario Livio on Brilliant Blunders

Mario Livio shows how even geniuses make major mistakes and why errors are an essential part of achieving breakthroughs.