“Richard Feynman is a hero of every physicist. Until quite late in his life he was only known by physicists and wasn’t a public figure at all. That changed in the 1980s when he started writing popular books. He was a very fun and colourful character. It is very straightforward and beautifully written. If you want to know what it is like inside the skull of a physicist it is a very good book to read.” Read more...
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