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Great Unknown, The: Seven Journeys to the Frontiers of Science

Author/Publisher/Website: Du Sautoy, M.
Copyright: 2017
Evaluation/Record Entry Date: Sep/2018
Submitting suppliers/Website: Not Available
Primary Identifier: 9780735221802
Recommended Grades and Subjects/Courses: 10
(View recommended grades/subjects/courses) Science

Resource Description

This engaging resource tackles some of the most abstract ideas in physics today, in a non-mathematical way. It covers the keys areas of chaos theory, matter, quantum physics, time, consciousness, mathematics, and infinity, and clearly details the history of each topic. It could serve as a supplemental resource for grade 10-12 students of math and science, especially those working on an independent project or simply out of curiosity. Teachers could use the resource to provide background information for classroom topics. Log in to read the full ERAC review.