Category Archives: Writing

The Universe Speaks in Numbers

I have reviewed Graham Farmelo’s new book for Nature. You can find the full review here. Mathematics, physics and the relationship between the two is a fascinating topic which sparks much discussion. The review only came out this morning and … Continue reading

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Review: A Map of the Invisible: Journeys Into Particle Physics by Jon Butterworth

Originally posted on Emily Jade Books:
Title: A Map of the Invisible: Journeys Into Particle Physics Author: Jon Butterworth Publisher: Random House UK, Cornerstone Publication Date: 5th October 2017 Pages: 289 Genres: Non-Fiction, Science, Physics Rating: ★★★★★ View on Goodreads…

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Brief Answers to the Big Questions by Stephen Hawking – review

Back in the Guardian (well, the Observer actually) with a review of Stephen Hawking’s final book . A couple of paragraphs didn’t make the edit; no complaints from me about that, but I put them here mainly for the sake of … Continue reading

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Playful Explorations

Originally posted on NearcticTraveller:
Atom Land: A Guided Tour Through the Strange (And Impossibly Small) World of Particle Physics by Jon Butterworth. The Experiment. New York. 2018. A Mind at Play: How Claude Shannon Invented the Information Age by Jimmy…

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