When Chen's parents are incinerated before his eyes by a blast of ball lightning, he devotes his life to cracking the secret of this natural phenomenon. The more he learns, the more he comes to realize that ball lightning is just the tip of an entirely new frontier in particle physics. Cixin Liu's The Three Body Problem series continues to be a global bestseller.
The final installment of Chinas best-selling, award-winning apocalyptic space opera trilogy that ranges from the 1960s to the heat death of the Universe. The first book in the trilogy, The Three Body Problem, was the first translated novel to win the Hugo Award.