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The Alpha and Omega

Charles Seife - Cosmology - 2004 - 293 pages
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Decoding the Universe: How the New Science of Information is Explaining ...

Charles Seife - Computers - 2007 - 296 pages
Introduces information theory, explaining how theorists believe that information is a fundamental element of the physical world and can offer insights into physics, the nature ...
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Sun in a Bottle: The Strange History of Fusion and the Science of Wishful ...

Charles Seife - Science - 2008 - 294 pages
Chronicles the last half century's haphazard attempt to harness fusion energy, describing how governments and research teams throughout the world have employed measures ranging ...
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Proofiness: How You're Being Fooled by the Numbers

Charles Seife - Mathematics - 2010 - 320 pages
From the author of Zero, comes this "admirable salvo against quantitative bamboozlement by the media and the government" (The Boston Globe) In Zero, Charles Seife presented ...
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Virtual Unreality: Just Because the Internet Told You, How Do You Know It's ...

Charles Seife - Mathematics - 2014 - 256 pages
The bestselling author of Proofiness and Zero explains how to separate fact from fantasy in the digital world Digital information is a powerful tool that spreads unbelievably ...
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The Hole in the Universe: How Scientists Peered over the Edge of Emptiness ...

K. C. Cole - Science - 2012 - 240 pages
Welcome to the world of cutting-edge math, physics, and neuroscience, where the search for the ultimate vacuum, the point of nothingness, ground zero of theory, has rendered ...
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The Motion Paradox: The 2,500-year-old Puzzle Behind All the Mysteries of ...

Joseph Mazur - Science - 2007 - 262 pages
Traces the epic history of Greek philosopher Zeno's yet-unsolved paradox of motion, citing the contributions of top minds to the scientific community's understanding of the ...
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The how and the why: An Essay on the Origins and Development of Physical Theory

David Park - Science - 1990 - 459 pages
"This is an excellent and stimulating account of the history and development of physics, a pleasure to read and of great value to anyone with an interest in the nature of ...
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To Infinity and Beyond: A Cultural History of the Infinite

Eli Maor - Mathematics - 1991 - 284 pages
Eli Maor examines the role of infinity in mathematics and geometry and its cultural impact on the arts and sciences. He evokes the profound intellectual impact the infinite has ...
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The book of numbers: the secret of numbers and how they changed the world

Peter Bentley - House & Home - 2008 - 272 pages
Well illustrated with photos, diagrams and digital imagery, this is enthusiastic and intriguing chronicle searches for the meaning of numbers and explores puzzling aspects of ...
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