A Mind At Play

Author: Jimmy Soni
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476766703
Size: 68.41 MB
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And it’s the story of Shannon’s life as an often reclusive, always playful genius. With access to Shannon’s family and friends, A Mind at Play brings this singular innovator and creative genius to life.

The Logician And The Engineer

Author: Paul J. Nahin
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691151008
Size: 40.26 MB
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"In this book, Nahin brings to life the immense practical outcomes of deep theoretical ideas.

The Mathematical Theory Of Communication

Author: Claude E Shannon
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252725463
Size: 10.12 MB
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Scientific knowledge grows at a phenomenal pace--but few books have had as lasting an impact or played as important a role in our modern world as The Mathematical Theory of Communication, published originally as a paper on communication ...

Genius At Play

Author: Siobhan Roberts
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620405946
Size: 25.35 MB
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He granted Roberts full access to his idiosyncrasies and intellect both, though not without the occasional grumble: "Oh hell," he'd say. "You're not going to put that in the book. Are you?!?"

Dancing Naked In The Mind Field

Author: Kary Mullis
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307772780
Size: 75.50 MB
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Here is a multidimensional playland of ideas from the world's most eccentric Nobel-Prize winning scientist. Kary Mullis is legendary for his invention of PCR, which redefined the world of DNA, genetics, and forensic science.

From Matter To Life

Author: Sara Imari Walker
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107150531
Size: 74.76 MB
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This book tackles the most difficult and profound open questions about life and its origins from an information-based perspective.

The Angry Genie

Author: Karl Ziegler Morgan
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806131221
Size: 63.16 MB
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A physicist with the Manhattan Project and Oak Ridge National Laboratory recounts harrowing tales of radiation accidents and near-disasters, revealing the actual and potential consequences of the clumsiness, recklessness, and carelessness ...

The Money Formula

Author: Paul Wilmott
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119358612
Size: 69.86 MB
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Finally, the book will conclude with what should happen, what needs to happen, to prevent future financial disaster"-- PRAISE FOR THE MONEY FORMULA "This book has humor, attitude, clarity, science and common sense; it pulls no punches and ...