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 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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - HadriantheBlind - LibraryThing
A collection of truly fun essays about all sorts of things. It's almost a kind of pick-me-up for the scientifically minded. Some of the best essays are the ones concerning nanotechnology, "What is ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - regularguy5mb - LibraryThing
Feynman has such a sense of whimsy, as we find out as we learn about his pranks at Los Alamos and his fondness for the art of safe-cracking, and that is what this book of short essays and lectures ... Read full review