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THE TAO OF PHYSICS

By: Capra, Fritjof

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1984

Seller ID: RWARE0000042461

ISBN: 0553256807

Condition: Good


"Science does not need mysticism and mysticism does not need science, but m an needs both." --Fritjof Capra, Ph.D. Their paths to the truth could not be more different--but the amazing thing is that, in their own ways, the mystics and the scientists are discovering the same truths about our world. In non-technical language, with no complex mathematics or formulae, this thought-provoking program explores the main concepts and theories of modern physics, the revelations coming from particle accelerators and laboratories--and compares them with the ancient tenets of Hinduism, Buddhism and... View more info

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THE QUANTUM UNIVERSE: EVERYTHING THAT CAN HAPPEN DOES HAPPEN

By: Cox, Jeff Forshaw Brian

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Allen Lane: 2011

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000034517

ISBN: 1846144329

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. In The Quantum Universe, Brian Cox and Jeff Forshaw approach the world of q uantum mechanics in the same way they did in Why Does E=mc2? and make funda mental scientific principles accessible-and fascinating-to everyone. The subatomic realm has a reputation for weirdness, spawning any number of profound misunderstandings, journeys into Eastern mysticism, and woolly pro nouncements on the interconnectedness of all things. Cox and Forshaw's cont ention... View more info

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A UNIVERSE FROM NOTHING: WHY THERE IS SOMETHING RATHER THAN NOTHING

By: Krauss, Lawrence M.

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Atria Books: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000045823

ISBN: 145162445X

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


In excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlig hting. The spine remains undamaged. "WHERE DID THE UNIVERSE COME FROM? WHAT WAS THERE BEFORE IT? WHAT WILL THE FUTURE BRING? AND FINALLY, WHY IS THERE SOMETHING RATHER THAN NOTHING?" Lawrence Krauss's provocative answers to these and other timeless questions in a wildly popular lecture now on YouTube have attracted almost a million viewers. The last of these questions in particular has been at the center of religious and philosophical debates about the existence of God, and it's the supposed counterargument to... View more info

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SHADOWS OF THE MIND: A SEARCH FOR THE MISSING SCIENCE OF CONSCIOUSNESS

By: Penrose, Roger

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000044509

ISBN: 0198539789

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The bestselling author of The Emperor's New Mind offers another exhilarating look at modern science as he mounts an even more powerful attack on artifical intelligence. Shadows of the Mind points the way to a new science, one that may eventually explain the physical basis of the human mind. 49 illustrations. View more info

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THE ROAD TO REALITY: A COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE LAWS OF THE UNIVERSE

By: Penrose, Roger

Price: ¥1,400.00

Publisher: Vintage: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000046843

ISBN: 0679776311

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Roger Penrose, one of the most accomplished scientists of our time, presents the only comprehensive and comprehensible account of the physics of the universe. From the very first attempts by the Greeks to grapple with the complexities of our known world to the latest application of infinity in physics, The Road to Reality carefully explores the movement of the smallest atomic particles and reaches into the vastness of intergalactic space. Here, Penros... View more info

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THE FOURTH DIMENSION AND HOW TO GET THERE

By: RUCKER, RUDOLF V.B.

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000041741

ISBN: 0140130365

Condition: Very Good


A mathematical, philosophical and sci-fi approach to the question whether o r not higher dimensions of existence are possible and, if so, real. The boo k is designed to be both entertaining as well as stimulating, and includes puzzles and illustrations. View more info