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    • Absolutely Small

    • How Quantum Theory Explains Our Everyday World
    • By: Michael D. Fayer
    • Narrated by: Scott Peterson
    • Length: 10 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 77
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 39

    Our intuition about how things should behave is usually right in the everyday world. We see the baseball soar in the air, arc, drop, and lie stationary on the ground. Through data gathered by our senses and basic knowledge of the laws of classical mechanics, the motion of a ball makes perfect sense. But enter the world of the tiniest particles on earth—the motion of electrons, the shapes of molecules—and everything we think we know about the world radically changes.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • No math - wrong

    • By Chris on 12-21-10

    Regular price: $27.99