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This book provides amazing insights into the nature of scientific thought that only a rare scientist like Dyson could provide.Published 8 days ago by elkcub
Disappointing. There was some leftwing screed at the beginning that was embarrassingly infantile. Some accounts of the scientific principals of the last century were interesting. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Raymond H. Smeeth
This is a fun and informative read. Great insights about premier scientists, their lives and their work.Published 7 months ago by Thomas White
As usual, Dyson was both entertaining and informative. While I don't always agree with his philosophy I always find him erudite and thought provoking, and I always learn a lot... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Terry M. Word
The thoughts of all who possess brilliance are worthy of reading. Freeman Dyson is a clear example of this. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Oles Fylypiv
It's worth the price for the history of 20th century physics or his insight into climate change. There's a lot of autobiographical info. Read morePublished on October 22, 2013 by Terrence Nielsen
Freeman Dyson is a strange scientific blend of wise and moderate conservatism and pioneer of iconoclasm. He advocates cold analysis but loves what is strange. Read morePublished on May 29, 2012 by Herve Lebret
I have always been fascinated by the beauty, elegance and poetry in the writings of Freeman Dyson. In this collection of essays I found again multiple visions of Dyson's metaphors,... Read morePublished on March 17, 2012 by F. G. Nobrega
As a physicist of significant accomplishments and witness to the World War II, the Cold War, and the revolutionary ideas of modern physics, Freeman Dyson found himself in a... Read morePublished on February 6, 2012 by Ulfilas