Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

 
9780241235966: Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

These seven "short lessons" guide us, with admirable clarity, through the scientific revolution that shook physics in the twentieth century and still continues to shake us today. In this short, playful, entertaining and mind-bending introduction to modern physics, Rovelli explains Einstein's theory of general relativity, quantum mechanics, black holes, the complex architecture of the universe, elementary particles, gravity, and the nature of the mind. In under one hundred pages, readers will understand the most transformative scientific discoveries of the twentieth century. Not since Richard Feynman's celebrated best-seller Six Easy Pieces has physics been so vividly, intelligently and entertainingly revealed.

Carlo Rovelli is an eminent physicist with an extraordinary ability to write about complex topics in a lucid, clear prose. His book was top of the bestseller charts in Italy for months and has sold over 150,000 copies since publication in November. He is the head of the Équipe de Gravité Quantique at the Theoretical Physics Department of Aix-Marseille University. It has sold in over a dozen languages.

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Carlo Rovelli is the head of the Équipe de Gravité Quantique at the Theoretical Physics Department of Aix-Marseille University.

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Rovelli, Carlo
Editore: Allen Lane (2015)
ISBN 10: 0241235960 ISBN 13: 9780241235966
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Descrizione libro Allen Lane, 2015. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110241235960

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