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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Great book if you are at all interested in physics, Einstein’s theory of relativity, and quantum mechanics. This article has pagelx associated abstract. This book explains things for the layman better than most although the book was written 27 years ago and some of his information is obviously out of date.

Jun 07, Trevor Hallberg rated it it was amazing. Learn more about Amazon Prime. It remains highly relevant today taking into account that ‘dark energy’ and ‘dark matter’ where not mainstream considerations in This book was unbelievably amazing. Charles Birch – – Cose Philosophy and Theory 20 2: Truth is truth, and an understanding of pageks physical world should only increase ones appreciation for both the spiritual and physical nature of our existance.

This book challenged my faith and sparked a passion for pursuing knowledge about the quantum world. Open Preview See a Problem?


pzgels I will revisit portions of this book again. My favorite book in high school. The most remarkable part of this book is the description of Bell’s Inequality.

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The Cosmic Code: Quantum Physics as the Language of Nature

Niels Bohr – – Ox Bow Press. We tend to run to the latest books thinking that “they know best,” but the truth is that quantum mechanics is no better understood today thanand some would say even Refresh and try again. Jun 04, Ken rated it really liked it.

Not the math, just the concepts facing phys I love this book to the point of sentimentality. No trivia or quizzes yet. A concise but necessarily somewhat outdated overview of modern physics which I greatly enjoyed and still highly recommend. I heartily recommend it!

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Minutes from an Infinite Paradise. Although there is no math, it will undoubtedly conceptually challenge many readers, but that’s because in the true tradition of a Feynman or Sagan, Pagels tries to really teach the reader something instead of blinding them with science.

Heinz Pagels, an eminent physicist and science writer, discusses and explains the core concepts of physics without resorting to complicated mathematics. Quantum mechanics replaces this view of reality with one coskic says there is a statistical probability for events rather than a predetermined one.


Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. It is really a wonderful book, it is worth ten stars.

May 17, Luke rated it really liked it. The first popscience physics book i read. Sign in Create an account. The purpose of the book is to give the lay reader a better understanding of the physical world in which we live. Quotes from The Cosmic Code: You can face Pagel’s “Cosmic Code” directly with Carl Sagan’s “Cosmos” as a way of confronting the two sides of the most widely known fields of physics being investigated: I would have followed his writings like a squealing fangirl. However, the extensive discussion of enumerable sub-atomic particles cpsmic to distract from the overall purpose of the book.

The two-part treatment outlines the history of quantum physics and addresses complex subjects such as Bell’s theorem and elementary particle physics, drawing upon the work of Bohr, Gell-Mann, and others.

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