Who's Afraid of Schrödinger's Cat?
All the New Science Ideas You Need to Keep up With the New ThinkingBook - 1997
Named for the famous quantum kitty that was both dead and alive, a reference falling between an encyclopedia and a dictionary, explains in lay terms the concepts of post-Newtonian science. After overviews of the new sciences, articles of a page or two discuss such topics as the anthropic principle, expert systems, the Mandelbrot set, perception, sociobiology, and the twins paradox. Occasionally illustrated with line drawings. Well cross- referenced. No bibliography. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: New York : William Morrow, c1997.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: 500 MARSHALL
Characteristics: xxx, 402 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.