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It's s habit in modern science and engineering: always dive into the smallest and most intricate details. Read morePublished 7 days ago by Linda Ritter
This book does a great job of using visualisations to explain otherwise incomprehensible processes. At times, I had trouble grasping some things, but I have no background in... Read morePublished 10 days ago by Sarah
Riveting. Strogatz manages the astonishing feat of giving both the expert and the novice reader what they need to advance their understanding, feel the excitement of the field, and... Read morePublished 24 days ago by P. Nelson
Like many other books that try to prove that the world is not exactly linear/gaussian/causal that we learn in schools, this book too spans multiple fields, reveals surprising... Read morePublished 2 months ago by NJ
The book starts by describing the synchronized flashing of fireflies. This would be simple to synchronize if there were a single firefly that every other firefly watched and... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Jordan Bell
This book formed the basis of a discussion group consisting of eight two-hour sessions. The members of our discussion group were mostly accomplished seniors retired from... Read morePublished 5 months ago by B. Case
The ideas were interesting, but the book was slow going. The author spends too much time on long build-ups and personal reminisces.Published 6 months ago by Sharon