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The Quantum Universe: Everything That Can Happen Does Happen
The Quantum Universe: Everything That Can Happen Does Happen (Hardback)
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"The Quantum Universe" brings together two authors on a brilliantly ambitious mission to show that everyone can understand the deepest questions of science. But just what is quantum physics? How does it help us understand the world? Where does it leave Newton and Einstein? And why, above all, can we be sure that the theory is good? The bizarre behaviour of the atoms and energy that make up the universe has led to some very woolly pronouncements on the nature of all interconnectedness. Here, Brian Cox and Jeff Forshaw give us the real science, and reveal the profound theories that allow for concrete, yet astonishing, predictions about the world. This is our most up-to-date picture of reality.

Science & Mathematics >> Physics >> Quantum physics incl quantum mechanics & quantum field theoryScience & Mathematics >> Science: general issues >> Popular science Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd Publication Date: 01/10/2011 ISBN-13: 9781846144325  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Light mid-atlantic approach; easy style. Very informative. Good read. Lectures from the authors must be a really inspiring.

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Slowly making my way through it. Not nearly as puzzling as I imagined, but I'm not half-way yet. Clearly written, with paragraphs just the right length. Good layout and a surprisingly interesting read.

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