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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Modern Physicists and Their Discoveries. Anyway, it left me with a love of the subject and a deep respect for the science. I don’t know how applicable the science still is.

The Cosmic Code: Quantum Physics as the Language of Nature

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ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. It is really a wonderful book, it is worth ten stars. The Edge Between Physics and Psychology. Tetsuro rated it it was amazing Oct 27, Minutes from an Infinite Paradise. Ships from and sold by Amazon. Heinz Pagels wrote this with supreme clarity. Pagels [Jan 01, ]. I should have read him sooner. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Classical Physicists and Their Discoveries.

The motivated reader, willing to put in the hard work, will be rewarded. However, it is accessible to a neophyte, and yet, I think it does not do a terrible disservice to physics. Not surprisingly, though, considering that the author did not even try to use and explain the relevant codf minimum, the chapters dealing with the relativistic quantum field theory, symmetry, gauge field theory and the possibility that neutrinos could explain the ‘dark mass’ of the universe failed to give me a real a-ha moment.


Truth is truth, and an understanding of the physical world should only increase ones appreciation for both the spiritual and physical nature of our cos,ic. Firsthand Accounts from Galileo to Einstein.

As for me, Pagels did a superb job in explaining quite a number of QM related concepts, such as randomness and probability distributions, the Bell’s inequality, the Schroedinger’s cat analogy and why the second law of thermodynamics cannot in fact be obtained from just the laws of motion of all the cosmid particles, as well as why infinities cove obtained for the mass of the electron.

Not the math, just the concepts facing physicists in the ‘s and on. I doubt that anyone without prior exposure will coed able to understand Coce from Pagels’ account.

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The Cosmic Code: Quantum Physics as the Language of Nature

There is practically no use of detailed mathematics; the information is presented in such a way that the pages, non-engineer, non-physicist, non-mathematician can understand the basic concepts involved.


Would you like to tell us about a lower price? However, the extensive discussion of enumerable sub-atomic particles seems to distract from the overall purpose of the book.

Reuben rated it it was amazing Jan 19, This book was unbelievably amazing. Bell’s Theorem forever demolishes the Einsteinian views of of local hidden variable determinism.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Trivia About The Cosmic Code: The Principle of Relativity. This book described quantum physics in a way that I could easily understand and left me mind-blown, wishing there were more!

Buku yang terbaik selepas buku Hawking. I cosmlc upon this book by accident while googling- because I was looking for a better introductory book to Quantum Physics. Monthly downloads Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.

The ending which prefigures his death in from a mountain climbing accident is truly poignant. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. The Great Physicists from Galileo to Einstein. The Cosmic Code is the book that was recommended, and it was wonderful. The Special and General Theory. Oct 08, Lodovico Mazzei rated it it was amazing. Facts and Speculations of Science. Please try again later.

However, be aware that his main intent is to provide historical context of Relativity.