How the hippies saved physics: science, counterculture, and the quantum revival

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In the 1970s, a small group of physicists in Berkeley decided to explore the wilder side of science, pursuing a freewheeling, speculative approach to physics. Unlikely as it may seem, this quirky band of misfits altered the course of modern physics.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Counterculture, Physicists -- California -- Berkeley -- Biography, Quantum theory
title_display How the hippies saved physics : science, counterculture, and the quantum revival
title_full How the Hippies Saved Physics Science, Counterculture, and the Quantum Revival, How the hippies saved physics : science, counterculture, and the quantum revival / David Kaiser, How the hippies saved physics [sound recording] : science, counterculture, and the quantum revival / David Kaiser
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title_sub science, counterculture, and the quantum revival
topic_facet Audiobooks, Counterculture, History, Nonfiction, Physicists, Quantum theory, Science