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Review: The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman

User Review  - Frances - Goodreads

OH MAN I LOVE YOU RICHARD FEYNMAN. While significantly more technical than Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman! I still really appreciated the writing and his insights into the physical universe. I feel ... Read full review

Review: The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman

User Review  - Sarahj33 - Goodreads

The Pleasure of Finding Things Out is a sort of grab-bag of Richard Feynman's best remembered lectures, interviews, and articles. Although the book was assembled in 1999, some of the writings are as ... Read full review

Review: The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman

User Review  - tino - Goodreads

Short and sweet. It's a beautifully inspirational account of what a love of math and physics feels like, on the inside. Highly recommended to anyone who doesn't feel warm and fuzzy about math or physics. Read full review

Review: The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman

User Review  - Don Weidinger - Goodreads

social science not science, thought control by government and religions, science never certain and doubts as nature of science how can religion be different, shuttle engine 59 blades fail rate, nature ... Read full review

Review: The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman

User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

A very enjoyable and enlightening compilation of Professor Feynman's finest essays and speeches. Chapter 4, and to a similar degree, chapter 13 -- both of which regard the importance of skepticism and ... Read full review

Review: The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman

User Review  - Sam Keen - Goodreads

I'd say this is my favorite bio on Mr Feynman. Gives great insite to his unique process of problem solving and thinking about science in general. Read full review

Review: The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman

User Review  - Hariharan Gopalakrishnan - Goodreads

There was a quote from 'Surely you are joking...' that I remember to this day. It goes something like ' There are geniuses, whom, when you see, give you the impression that if only you worked as hard ... Read full review

Review: The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman

User Review  - David - Goodreads

Here is a collection of interviews, lectures and talks over a thirty year period that gives some insight into the remarkable mind of RF. He has given a lot of thought to what constitutes science, and ... Read full review

Review: The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman

User Review  - David Glad - Goodreads

Alternative title could have been "Amusing Anecdotes" from how it starts off, but this probably was a better title for anyone unfamiliar with Feynman and thought him some unapproachable physicist ... Read full review

Review: The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman

User Review  - David Hammond - Goodreads

This book is a bit of a mixed bag. Some of the stories are entertaining, some show a brilliant scientific mind at work, and some provide thought-provoking insights into the role of science in society ... Read full review


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