How the Hippies Saved Physics

How the Hippies Saved Physics

Science, Counterculture, and the Quantum Revival

Book - 2011
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Describes how a quirky band of misfit science students at Berkeley in the 1970s altered the course of modern physics while studying quantum theory alongside Eastern mysticism and psychic mind reading while lounging in hot tubs and dabbling with LSD.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, c2011
Edition: 1st ed
Description: xxvi, 372 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
ISBN: 9780393076363
Branch Call Number: 530.0922 Kai


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Mar 25, 2012

Not sure if this subject required a whole book- Quick to read. About the personalities in the 1960's and 1970's who helped revitalize thought experiments on quantum entanglement which ultimately led to actual experiments and new insight.

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