The Cosmic Code has ratings and 26 reviews. WarpDrive said: Pagels’ work is probably one of the best layperson introduction to both understanding and. PDF | On Jan 1, , H. R. Pagels and others published The Cosmic Code: Quantum Physics as the Language of Nature. A READER’S TREASURY. The Cosmic Code by. Heinz R. Pagels Quantum Physics as the Language of Nature Published by Simon & Schuster/NY in

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Not the math, just the concepts facing phys I love this book to the point of sentimentality. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Ships from and sold by Amazon. Get a Grip on Physics.

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The Cosmic Code: Quantum Physics as the Language of Nature

The Biology of Belief 10th Anniversary Edition: Reuben rated it it was amazing Jan 19, The ending which pages his death in from a mountain climbing accident is truly poignant.

Are There Quantum Jumps? Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Anecdotes from the personal documents of Einstein, Oppenheimer, Bohr, and Planck offer pagelz glimpses of the scientists whose work forever changed the world. The two-part treatment outlines the history of quantum physics and addresses complex subjects such as Bell’s theorem and elementary particle physics, drawing upon the work of Bohr, Gell-Mann, and others.


This book is unusually well-written and is completely accessible to both expert and non-expert alike.

It provides the basic non-mathematical knowledge of modern physics any mortal can understand just reflecting a while. The Story of Quantum Mechanics. I stumbled upon this book by accident while googling- because I was looking for a better introductory book to Quantum Physics. Matt Lynch rated it it was amazing Jan 19, See and paegls other items: The motivated reader, willing to put in the hard work, will be rewarded.

The Great Physicists from Galileo to Einstein. Share your thoughts with other customers. Pagels has the unique ability to keep his deep philosophical insights grounded in rigorous physical truth and to avoid going into unsupportable flights of fancy like so many other authors do.

This is not a pop science book – it’s gets down into the weeds. It’s been 28 years since I pageos read this. The bulk of the book is on Quantum Physics, which he explains better than any book I’ve read. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Mass Market Pagelz Verified Purchase. I could go on and on about this book with more superlatives, but that wouldn’t do it justice. Some parts of the book are also unfortunately a bit outdated considering that the book was originally published inthis is understandable but most of the book is still paegls relevant today.


I will revisit portions of this book again. Just read it and you’ll cosmjc. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Read more Read less.

The Cosmic Code: Quantum Physics as the Language of Nature

Despite being written inthis book is a wonderful non-mathematical introduction to Quantum Theory for the layperson. Arkady Plotnitsky – – Springer. Cofe Experiments in Physics: A good book for understanding quantum physics, but a little dated by standards.

Reprint of the Simon and Schuster, New York, edition. The author also explores beautifully the deep philosophical implications of our current understanding of the quantum world, without resorting to cheap mysticism.

It was effortless and a joy to read. The Special and General Theory. Refresh and try again. Heinz Pagels wrote this with supreme clarity.

A New Approach to Einstein. Peter Kosso – – Oxford University Press.

Membacanya seolah-oleh berada dalam bilik kuliah! Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Heinz Pagels, an eminent physicist and science writer, discusses and explains the core concepts of physics without resorting to complicated mathematics. May 04, Mitch Allen rated it liked it.

Anyway, it left me with a love of the subject and a deep respect for the science. I am a chemical engineer cde have never taken a quantum physics class.