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When the destination sign on Scrooges train reads "HEAT DEATH" instead of "HEATHROW," when his dead partner Marleys face appears as a talking head in a department store TV, and when the street lights outside his flat begin acting strangely, it is a sign of a bad night to come. Like his famous ancestor, the modern Scrooge is about to be visited by ghosts. But its not his haWhen the destination sign on Scrooges train reads "HEAT DEATH" instead of "HEATHROW," when his dead partner Marleys face appears as a talking head in a department store TV, and when the street lights outside his flat begin acting strangely, it is a sign of a bad night to come. Like his famous ancestor, the modern Scrooge is about to be visited by ghosts. But its not his hard heart that needs opening; its his closed mind. Physicist Robert Gilmore, author of the popular Alice in Quantumland, presents here a delightful takeoff, where the three visitations represent Science Past, Present and Future. For everyone who wants a playful, painless yet surprisingly sophisticated introduction to the ideas of modern physics, this is a brilliant tour de force and a charming read....

Title : Scrooge's Cryptic Carol: Visions of Energy, Time, and Quantum Nature
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ISBN : 9780387948003
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 252 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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Scrooge's Cryptic Carol: Visions of Energy, Time, and Quantum Nature Reviews

  • Elizabeth
    2019-04-24 07:23

    Picked this up from Librairie Book Shop in New Orleans. From Robert Gilmore of Alice in Quantumland fame.***Stick with Alice in Quantumland

  • Christopher Kidder-mostrom
    2019-05-12 11:30

    This is a terrible book. Reading a straight-forward science book about these topics would be far better. The concept of the book had me intrigued, but the actual text fell short of its potential.