A Random Walk in Science

1st Edition

Robert L. Weber, E Mendoza

CRC Press
Published January 1, 2000
Reference - 138 Pages
ISBN 9780750306492 - CAT# IP110

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Summary

A Random Walk in Science provides insight into the wit and intellect of the scientific mind through a blend of amusing and serious contributions written by and about scientists. The book records changing attitudes within science and mirrors the interactions of science with society. Some of the contributors include Lewis Carroll, Isaac Newton, Jonathan Swift, and James Clark Maxwell. This entertaining anthology covers Murphy's Law, the trial of Galileo, life on Earth, Gulliver's computer, and much more.

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