The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman
The Pleasure of Finding Things Out is a magnificent treasury of the best short works of Richard P. Feynman—from interviews and speeches to lectures and printed articles. A sweeping, wide-ranging collection, it presents an intimate and fascinating view of a life in science-a life like no other. From his ruminations on science in our culture to his Nobel Prize acceptance speech, this book will fascinate anyone interested in the world of ideas.
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Review: The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. FeynmanUser Review - Sukhada - Goodreads
Wonderful!! I read it last summer and it is one of the most wonderful books on how to look at the world in a curious manner. Also, a lot of good tips on how to get kids interested in science. Read full review
Review: The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. FeynmanUser Review - Carla - Goodreads
I guess a didn't inform myself enough about this book before I bought it. I wasn't expecting a compilation of interviews and books chapters. the disappointment about the book format made it hard to read and to get engaged by it. Read full review
1 The Pleasure of Finding Things Out
2 Computing Machines in the Future
3 Los Alamos From Below
4 What is and What Should Be the Role of Scientific Culture in Modern Society
5 Theres Plenty of Room at the Bottom
6 The Value of Science
7 Richard P Feynmans Minority Report to the Space Shuttle Challenger Inquiry
8 What Is Science?