Surely You Re Joking Mr Feynman Adventures Of A Curious Character

Author: Richard P. Feynman
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393355683
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In his stories, Feynman’s life shines through in all its eccentric glory—a combustible mixture of high intelligence, unlimited curiosity, and raging chutzpah. Included for this edition is a new introduction by Bill Gates.

Feynman S Lost Lecture

Author: David L Goodstein
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448181100
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On 14 March 1964 Richard Feynman, one of the greatest scientific thinkers of the 20th Century, delivered a lecture entitled 'The Motion of the Planets Around the Sun'.

The Art Of Richard P Feynman

Author: Richard Phillips Feynman
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9782884490474
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... and more as years go by. Indeed, as I grew to appreciate their inspirational
value, I did my best to spread the stories throughout the world so that people who
never met Feynman in person could have a chance to enjoy them nonetheless.
One of those stories describes Feynman's foray into the world of art. It is one of
the adventures recounted in Surely You're Joking, Mr Feynman!, and is reprinted
in this book. But Fcynman did not 41 Reminiscences: Drumming Up a Friendship.

Richard Feynman On Teaching

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Presents excerpts from "'Surely You're Joking Mr. Feynman! Adventures of a Curious Character" by U.S. physicist Richard Phillips Feynman (1918-1988), compiled by Marek Druzdzel. Includes comments on teaching.

Classic Feynman

Author: Richard Phillips Feynman
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393061321
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An omnibus edition of classic adventure tales by the Nobel Prize-winning physicist includes his exchanges with Einstein and Bohr, ideas about gambling with Nick the Greek, and solution to the Challenger disaster, in a volume complemented by ...

The Republic Of Nature

Author: Mark Fiege
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 0295804149
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Gleick, Genius, 156 (first quotation); Bird and Sherwin, American Prometheus,
316 (second quotation); Hunner, Inventing Los Alamos, 77 (third quotation). Bird
and Sherwin, American Prometheus, 315, 316 (first and second quotations);
Feynman, “Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!” 135; DeGroot, The Bomb, 104.
Feynman, “Surely You're Joking” 135–36 (first quotation, 135; second quotation,
136); Rhodes, Making of the Atomic Bomb, 735–36 (third quotation); Bird and
Sherwin, ...

International Biographical Dictionary Of Computer Pioneers

Author: John A. N. Lee
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9781884964473
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... is a] computer disease that anybody who works with computers knows about.
It's a very serious disease and it interferes completely with the work. The trouble
with computers is that you play with them!" (Reminiscences of Los Alamos, 1943-
1945) BIBLIOGRAPHY Biographical Feynman, Richard P., Surely You're Joking,
Mr. Feynman: Adventures of a Curious Character, W.W. Norton & Co., New York,
1985. ^rom Weiss 1988. Feynman, Richard P., "Los Alamos from Below," Ann.
Hist.

Education Leadership And Business Ethics

Author: Ronald F. Duska
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 0585276242
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Her social sensibilities shocked at this plebeian behavior, the dean's wife replied,
Surely, you're joking, Mr. Feynman!”1 He wasn't, of course. And neither was
Clarence Walton, for he and his coauthor, Richard Eells, were trying—-as eagerly
as Abner Doubleday had tried—to convince a doubting world of the need for a
textbook that would bring history, philosophy, and literature into the developing
consciousness of the nation's future business leaders. Yet another impression
struck ...