Black Bodies And Quantum Cats

Tales From The Annals Of Physics

by Jennifer Ouellette and Alan, Ph.D. Chodos

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Black Bodies And Quantum Cats
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Tales From The Annals Of Physics
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Jennifer Ouellette and Alan, Ph.D. Chodos

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Traces key developments in the field, illustrating the fundamentals of physics via films and literature, as in Back to the Future, which demonstrates the finer points of special relativity, or Poe's The Purloined Letter, which serves to illuminate the mysterious nature of neutrinos. Original.