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Ogni cosa è indeterminata : la rivoluzione dei quanti dal gatto di Schrödinger a David Foster Wallace /

by Crease, Robert P [aut]; Goldhaber, Alfred S [aut]; Gili, Valeria Lucia [trl]; Migliori, Andrea [trl].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: La Biblioteca di Repubblica. Scienza: 15Publisher: Roma : La Biblioteca di Repubblica-L'Espresso, 2017Description: 322 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.Uniform titles: The quantum moment : how Planck, Bohr, Einstein, and Heisenberg taught us to love uncertainty. Italian.Subject(s): Quantum theory -- Popular works | Physics -- Popular works
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The quantum moment : how Planck, Bohr, Einstein, and Heisenberg taught us to love uncertainty
Summary: The authors-- one a philosopher, the other a physicist-- draw on their training and six years of co-teaching to dramatize the quantum's rocky path from scientific theory to public understanding while also exploring the quantum's manifestations in everything from art and sculpture to the prose of John Updike and David Foster Wallace.
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Includes index.

Supplemento al periodico Le Scienze, agosto 2017.

The authors-- one a philosopher, the other a physicist-- draw on their training and six years of co-teaching to dramatize the quantum's rocky path from scientific theory to public understanding while also exploring the quantum's manifestations in everything from art and sculpture to the prose of John Updike and David Foster Wallace.

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