Fashion Faith And Fantasy In The New Physics Of The Universe

Author: Roger Penrose
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400880289
Size: 41.44 MB
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In this provocative book, he argues that fashion, faith, and fantasy, while sometimes productive and even essential in physics, may be leading today's researchers astray in three of the field's most important areas—string theory, quantum ...

Now The Physics Of Time

Author: Richard A. Muller
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393285243
Size: 10.20 MB
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Some physicists have given up trying to understand, and call the flow of time an illusion, but the eminent experimentalist physicist Richard A. Muller protests. He says physics should explain reality, not deny it.

The Jazz Of Physics

Author: Stephon Alexander
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0465098509
Size: 54.22 MB
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Inspired by Einstein, Coltrane put physics and geometry at the core of his music. Physicist and jazz musician Stephon Alexander follows suit, using jazz to answer physics' most vexing questions about the past and future of the universe.

Qbism

Author: Hans Christian von Baeyer
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 067450464X
Size: 21.41 MB
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Short for Quantum Bayesianism, QBism adapts conventional features of quantum mechanics in light of a revised understanding of probability.

The Large The Small And The Human Mind

Author: Roger Penrose
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521785723
Size: 73.28 MB
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Accessible and stimulating introduction to Roger Penrose's vision of theoretical physics for the twenty-first century.

The Singular Universe And The Reality Of Time

Author: Roberto Mangabeira Unger
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107074061
Size: 11.83 MB
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Roberto Mangabeira Unger and Lee Smolin argue for a revolution in our cosmological ideas. Ideal for non-scientists, physicists and cosmologists.

The Cosmic Web

Author: J. Richard Gott
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400873282
Size: 12.79 MB
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Here is his gripping insider's account of how a generation of undaunted theorists and observers solved the mystery of the architecture of our cosmos.

From Quantum To Cosmos

Author: Neil Turok
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571299490
Size: 19.88 MB
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In this visionary book, Neil Turok explores the great discoveries of the past three centuries - from the classical mechanics of Newton; to the nature of light; to the bizarre world of the quantum; to the evolution of the cosmos; and even ...