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Alice and the Quantum Cat
     

Alice and the Quantum Cat

by William Shanley (Editor)
 

With the help of a most curious cat Alice leapfrogs from Victorian England into a series of parallel worlds where she encounters an entire magic box of bizarre characters: everything from strange attractors and thinking electrons to talking quantum paradoxes. Observe the cat having an unpleasant encounter with Professor Schrödinger before he learns to jump

Overview

With the help of a most curious cat Alice leapfrogs from Victorian England into a series of parallel worlds where she encounters an entire magic box of bizarre characters: everything from strange attractors and thinking electrons to talking quantum paradoxes. Observe the cat having an unpleasant encounter with Professor Schrödinger before he learns to jump universes at the blink of an eye. Join in Alice's adventures in Alice and the Quantum Cat and travel with her in this new wonderland, on everything from a steam train in Ireland to a flying taxi cab across the Hudson River; from San Francisco's Pier 9 to the very center of the universe. Learn more and more about the curious world of 21st century science.

Each chapter of this captivating adventure has been written by a leading science popularizer including Fred Alan Wolf, Amit Goswami, F. David Peat, Brian Swimme, Nick Herbert, Danah Zohar, Beverly Rubik, and Peter Russell. The book's editor, William Brandon Shanley, is a documentary filmmaker and social entrepreneur living in New Haven, Connecticut.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9788895604107
Publisher:
Pari Publishing
Publication date:
03/16/2011
Pages:
216
Sales rank:
1,372,056
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.60(d)

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“Each chapter of this captivating adventure has been written by a leading science popularizer including Fred Alan Wolf, Amit Goswami, F. David Peat, Nick Herbert, Danah Zohar, Beverly Rubik, and Peter Russell.”Editor William Brandon Shanley is a documentary filmmaker and social entrepreneur living in New Haven, Connecticut.

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