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Beyond Weird

Philip Ball at the Royal Institution banging on about quantum mechanics with me as chair. See his book Beyond Weird.

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Heroes, monsters and people: When it comes to moral choices, outstanding physicists are very ordinary

Did German physicists have a plan in the 1930s? And if so, was their physics any help? Last week, on the plane back from Chicago, I finished Philip Ball’s book about physics in Germany in the nineteen-thirties and -forties. I’m still … Continue reading

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