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The Resource Lake views : this world and the universe, Steven Weinberg

Lake views : this world and the universe, Steven Weinberg

Label
Lake views : this world and the universe
Title
Lake views
Title remainder
this world and the universe
Statement of responsibility
Steven Weinberg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weinberg, Steven
Dewey number
500
Index
index present
LC call number
Q171
LC item number
.W4194 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Science
Label
Lake views : this world and the universe, Steven Weinberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Waiting for a final theory -- Can science explain everything? Anything? -- Peace at last in the science wars -- The future of science, and the universe -- Dark energy -- How great equations survive -- On missile defense -- The growing nuclear danger -- Is the universe a computer? -- Foreword to A century of nature -- Ambling toward apocalypse -- What price glory? -- Four golden lessons -- The wrong stuff -- A turning point? -- About Oppenheimer -- Einstein's search for unification -- Einstein's mistakes -- Living in the multiverse -- Against the boycott -- A deadly certitude -- To the postdocs -- Science or spacemen -- Israel and the liberals -- Without God
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 259 p.
Isbn
9780674035157
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009017607
System control number
  • sky100384588
  • (OCoLC)319493059
  • 812045
Label
Lake views : this world and the universe, Steven Weinberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Waiting for a final theory -- Can science explain everything? Anything? -- Peace at last in the science wars -- The future of science, and the universe -- Dark energy -- How great equations survive -- On missile defense -- The growing nuclear danger -- Is the universe a computer? -- Foreword to A century of nature -- Ambling toward apocalypse -- What price glory? -- Four golden lessons -- The wrong stuff -- A turning point? -- About Oppenheimer -- Einstein's search for unification -- Einstein's mistakes -- Living in the multiverse -- Against the boycott -- A deadly certitude -- To the postdocs -- Science or spacemen -- Israel and the liberals -- Without God
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 259 p.
Isbn
9780674035157
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009017607
System control number
  • sky100384588
  • (OCoLC)319493059
  • 812045

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