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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
The bestselling author of Zero shows how mathematical misinformation pervades-and shapes-our daily lives. According to MSNBC, having a child makes you stupid. You actually lose ...
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Virtual Unreality: Just Because the Internet Told You, How Do You Know It's ...

Charles Seife - Computers - 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 Invention of Numbers

Peter Bentley - Mathematics - 2016 - 272 pages
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Achilles In the Quantum Universe: The Definitive History Of Infinity

Richard Morris - Science - 2015 - 224 pages
Centuries ago, when the ancient philosopher Zeno proposedhis famous paradox involving Achilles and the Tortoise, he struck at the heart of one of science's most enduring and ...
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Are Numbers Real?: The Uncanny Relationship of Mathematics and the Physical ...

Brian Clegg - Mathematics - 2016 - 288 pages
Have you ever wondered what humans did before numbers existed? How they organized their lives, traded goods, or kept track of their treasures? What would your life be like ...
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A Briefer History of Time: The Science Classic Made More Accessible

Stephen Hawking, Leonard Mlodinow - Science - 2007 - 176 pages
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHORS The science classic made more accessible • More concise • Illustrated FROM ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT MINDS OF OUR TIME COMES A BOOK THAT ...
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Introducing Infinity: A Graphic Guide

Brian Clegg - Mathematics - 2014 - 176 pages
Infinity is a profoundly counter-intuitive and brain-twisting subject that has inspired some great thinkers – and provoked and shocked others. The ancient Greeks were so ...
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