Fashion Faith And Fantasy In The New Physics Of The Universe

Author: Roger Penrose
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400880289
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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: 62.74 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.

Fearful Symmetry

Author: A. Zee
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400874505
Size: 74.22 MB
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A. Zee, a distinguished physicist and skillful expositor, tells the exciting story of how contemporary theoretical physicists are following Einstein in their search for the beauty and simplicity of Nature.

Shadows Of The Mind

Author: Roger Penrose
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195106466
Size: 48.82 MB
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Presenting a look at the human mind's capacity while criticizing artificial intelligence, the author makes suggestions about classical and quantum physics and the role of microtubules

The Large The Small And The Human Mind

Author: Roger Penrose
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521785723
Size: 41.53 MB
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Accessible and stimulating introduction to Roger Penrose's vision of theoretical physics for the twenty-first century.

Why String Theory

Author: Joseph Conlon
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 135198781X
Size: 44.50 MB
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Yet why do these scientists work on a theory lacking experimental confirmation?

Cycles Of Time

Author: Roger Penrose
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446402215
Size: 72.16 MB
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What came before the Big Bang? How did the universe begin and must it inevitably end? In this remarkable book Roger Penrose brilliantly illuminates some of the deepest mysteries of the universe.

Calculating The Cosmos

Author: Ian Stewart
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 1782831509
Size: 49.15 MB
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But does dark matter exist? Could another scientific revolution be on the way to challenge current scientific orthodoxy? These are among the questions Ian Stewart raises in his quest through the realms of astronomy and cosmology.