...Achilles in the Quantum Universe: The Definitive History of Infinity

By: Morris, Richard

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Acclaimed science writer Richard Morris guides the reader on a literate and clearly written tour of the efforts to make sense of the mind-bending concept of the infinite.

>Starting with simple logical puzzles and progressing to the latest cosmological theories, he shows us how this very problem helped spawn groundbreaking theories such as relativity and quantum mechanics.
Finally, we see how the possibility of infinite universes may hold answers to some of humankind's most fundamental questions.

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Title: ...Achilles in the Quantum Universe: The Definitive History of Infinity

Author Name: Morris, Richard

Categories: Mathematics, Physics, Astronomy,

Publisher: New York:, Henry Holt & Company,: 1997.

ISBN Number: 0805047794

ISBN Number 13: 9780805047790

Binding: Hardcover in Jacket.

lb: 2.00 lb

Seller ID: 003737

Keywords: relativity, quantum mechanics, infinity, ,