THE PHENOMENAL BESTSELLER There s a book I ve been carrying around like a small Bible, Seven Brief Lessons on Physics Benedict Cumberbatch Everything you need to know about modern physics, the universe and our place in the world in seven enlightening lessons Here, on the edge of what we know, in contact with the ocean of the unknown, shines the mystery and the beauty of the world And it s breathtaking These seven short lessons guide us, with simplicity and clarity, through the scientific revolution that shook physics in the twentieth century and still continues to shake us today In this mind bending introduction to modern physics, Carlo Rovelli explains Einstein s theory of general relativity, quantum mechanics, black holes, the complex architecture of the universe, elementary particles, gravity, and the nature of the mind Not since Richard Feynman s celebrated Six Easy Pieces has physics been so vividly, intelligently and entertainingly revealed Translated by Simon Carnell and Erica Segre...
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Seven Brief Lessons on Physics Reviews
This is indeed, a very brief book of very brief lessons or chapters, and it is intriguing, elusive, seductive and ultimately humbling all at once. I’ll need to read it again several times over. The easy elegance and poetry of the writing deceptively masks a whole world of things being described, and the broader, better lessons aren’t really about physics at all.
Every once in a while it's a good idea to stand back from the daily necessities of our lives and look back and marvel at what we as human beings have accomplished in our understanding of ourselves and our universe. In very few instances is this wonder more apparent than in an appreciation of the discoveries that physics has made regarding space and time.