The Equations: Icons of Knowledge


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For thousands of years mankind has tried to understand nature. Exploring the world on all scales with instruments of ever more ingenuity, we have been able to unravel some of the great mysteries that surround us. While collecting an overwhelming multitude of observational facts, we discovered fundamental laws that govern the structure and evolution of physical reality. We know that nature speaks to us in the language of mathematics. In this language most of our basic understanding of the physical world can be expressed in ...

The Equations: Icons of Knowledge 2005, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674019676