Tag Archives: Richard Feynman

A letter to the Guardian

Don Braben is one of my heroes. He has a clear-headed but deeply-held belief, with which I agree, that the bureaucracy of modern science gets in the way of getting good science done, at a time when the world needs … Continue reading

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Two lives

Two lives in mathematics and physics are treated in recent books: Feynman, a comic book biography by Jim Ottaviani and Leland Myrick; and The Genius in my Basement: The Biography of a Happy Man by Alexander Masters, a book which … Continue reading

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