In a revolutionary new book, a theoretical physicist attacks the foundations of modern scientific theory, including the notion of time, as he shares evidence of a timeless universe, sheds light on the dichotomy between classical and quantum physics, and offers insight into some of the mysteries of modern science. Reprint.In quantum mechanics, position and momentum (and other observables) play a role rather like coordinates - a#39;grid linesa#39; ... of his discoveries and the clarity of his thought, Dirac may have gone too far with his dismissal of simple mental pictures.

Title | : | The End of Time |

Author | : | Julian Barbour |

Publisher | : | Oxford University Press - 2001-11-29 |

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