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Ordinary Geniuses free pdf A fascinating tribute to the forefathers of two of today's most exciting scientific fields
Thanks to Max Delbruck and George Gamow, today we have mapped the human genome and understand the ramifications of the Big Bang. In his characteristically inviting and elegant style, Gino Segre brings to life the story of these two great scientists and their long friendship and offers an accessible inside look the people behind the scenes of science--the collaboration and competition, the quirks and failures, the role of intuition and luck, and the sense of wonder and curiosity that keeps these extraordinary minds going.

About Gino Segre

Gino Segre is the author of "A Matter of Degrees" and "Faust in Copenhagen." An internationally renowned expert in high-energy elementary particle theoretical physics, he is a professor emeritus of physics and astronomy at the University of Pennsylvania. He lives in Philadelphia.

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Author : Gino Segre
Publisher : Penguin Books
Data Published : 26 November 2013
ISBN : 0143121308
EAN : 9780143121305
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 368 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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