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The Resource Farewell to reality : how modern physics has betrayed the search for scientific truth, Jim Baggott

Farewell to reality : how modern physics has betrayed the search for scientific truth, Jim Baggott

Label
Farewell to reality : how modern physics has betrayed the search for scientific truth
Title
Farewell to reality
Title remainder
how modern physics has betrayed the search for scientific truth
Statement of responsibility
Jim Baggott
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Baggott, J. E
Dewey number
530
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC6
LC item number
.B29 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Physics
  • Physics
Label
Farewell to reality : how modern physics has betrayed the search for scientific truth, Jim Baggott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-318) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The supreme task : reality, truth, and the scientific method -- The authorized version. White ambassadors of morning : light, quantum theory, and the nature of reality ; The construction of mass : matter, force, and the standard model of particle physics ; Beautiful beyond comparison : space, time, and the Special and General Theories of Relativity ; The (mostly) missing universe : the universe according to the standard model of Big Bang cosmology ; What's wrong with this picture? : why the authorized version of reality can't be right -- The grand delusion. Thy fearful symmetry : beyond the standard model : supersymmetry and grand unification ; In the cemetery of disappointed hopes : superstrings, M-theory, and the search for the theory of everything ; Gardeners of the cosmic landscape : many worlds and the multiverse ; Source code of the cosmos : quantum information, black holes, and the Holographic Principle ; Ego sum ergo est : I am therefore it is : the anthropic cosmological principle ; Just six questions : defining the destination at the end of a hopeful journey
Control code
1440859
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
Extent
xiv, 338 pages
Isbn
9781605984728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1440859
  • (OCoLC)813931415
Label
Farewell to reality : how modern physics has betrayed the search for scientific truth, Jim Baggott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-318) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The supreme task : reality, truth, and the scientific method -- The authorized version. White ambassadors of morning : light, quantum theory, and the nature of reality ; The construction of mass : matter, force, and the standard model of particle physics ; Beautiful beyond comparison : space, time, and the Special and General Theories of Relativity ; The (mostly) missing universe : the universe according to the standard model of Big Bang cosmology ; What's wrong with this picture? : why the authorized version of reality can't be right -- The grand delusion. Thy fearful symmetry : beyond the standard model : supersymmetry and grand unification ; In the cemetery of disappointed hopes : superstrings, M-theory, and the search for the theory of everything ; Gardeners of the cosmic landscape : many worlds and the multiverse ; Source code of the cosmos : quantum information, black holes, and the Holographic Principle ; Ego sum ergo est : I am therefore it is : the anthropic cosmological principle ; Just six questions : defining the destination at the end of a hopeful journey
Control code
1440859
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
Extent
xiv, 338 pages
Isbn
9781605984728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1440859
  • (OCoLC)813931415

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