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FEAR OF LIONS
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Quantum
Jim Al-Khalili

Classification : Sciences
Pub Date : Jan 01, 2007
Imprint : Orion Books (Including Asterix)
Page Extent : 280
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9781841882383
Price : 999

About the book

Quantum mechanics is the most fundamental scientific theory known to man. It underpins modern science and technology and even provides us with a blueprint for reality itself. And yet it has been said that if you think you understand it, you quite clearly don't. But is quantum physics really so unknowable? Is reality really so strange? And just how can cats be half alive and half dead at the same time?



This book untangles the weirdness of the quantum world, explains the theories, explores their consequences and presents a cutting-edge guide to the current state of the science.


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Jim Al-Khalili
Jim Al-Khalili OBE is an Iraqi-born British theoretical physicist, author and broadcaster. He is currently Professor of Theoretical Physics and Chair in the Public Engagement in Science at the...(+)
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