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The Resource At the edge of uncertainty : 11 discoveries taking science by surprise, Michael Brooks

At the edge of uncertainty : 11 discoveries taking science by surprise, Michael Brooks

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At the edge of uncertainty : 11 discoveries taking science by surprise
Title
At the edge of uncertainty
Title remainder
11 discoveries taking science by surprise
Statement of responsibility
Michael Brooks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1970-
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Brooks, Michael
Dewey number
500
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Discoveries in science
  • Science
  • Science
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At the edge of uncertainty : 11 discoveries taking science by surprise, Michael Brooks
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 262-281) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Triumph of the zombie killers: the science of consciousness has risen from the grave -- The crowded pinnacle: human beings are nothing special -- The chimera era: we are ready to make a whole new kind of creature -- The gene genie: there's more to life than DNA -- Different for girls: men and women ail in very different ways -- Will to live: your mind has power in your body -- Correlations in creation: biology is putting quantum weirdness to work -- The reality machine: our universe is a computer, ans we are the programmers -- Complicating the cosmos: our story of creation is far from complete -- Hypercomputing: Alan Turing had another good idea -- Clocking off: time is an illusion
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781468310597
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn881888169
  • 555331
  • (OCoLC)881888169
Label
At the edge of uncertainty : 11 discoveries taking science by surprise, Michael Brooks
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 262-281) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Triumph of the zombie killers: the science of consciousness has risen from the grave -- The crowded pinnacle: human beings are nothing special -- The chimera era: we are ready to make a whole new kind of creature -- The gene genie: there's more to life than DNA -- Different for girls: men and women ail in very different ways -- Will to live: your mind has power in your body -- Correlations in creation: biology is putting quantum weirdness to work -- The reality machine: our universe is a computer, ans we are the programmers -- Complicating the cosmos: our story of creation is far from complete -- Hypercomputing: Alan Turing had another good idea -- Clocking off: time is an illusion
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781468310597
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn881888169
  • 555331
  • (OCoLC)881888169

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